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#1 Aiti

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Posted 22 February 2017 - 08:37 AM

hey

I just want to confirm does smoking cigarettes (10/Day) really cause infertility in men? can any one tell me with stats or any proven studies.
Thank you


Age: 26 and TTC:2 years
IVF clinic: Bawaseer Ka Ilaj

Married since: 4 years
Azoospermia


#2 returnable

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Posted 22 February 2017 - 08:55 AM

I am not sure about azoospermia (the absence of sperm in ejaculate), but there is a lot of published literature out there (simple google search) on the detrimental effect of smoking on sperm quality and quantity:

 

https://academic.oup...decreased-semen

 

Actually here is an article on azoospermia and smoking:

 

http://link.springer...0815-011-9670-1


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#3 Aiti

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Posted 23 February 2017 - 01:15 AM

Thank you for responding
Actually i use to read articles regarding azoospermia and i was shocked when i read there that smoking causes infertility for azoospermia patients. Sorry i am new here and on road of infertility so asking these stupid questions. I am mentally sick right now giggle.gif  
 


Age: 26 and TTC:2 years
IVF clinic: Bawaseer Ka Ilaj

Married since: 4 years
Azoospermia