Read more about the article COVID-19 may cause male infertility: Face mask or your testes.
Testicles anatomy. 1866 anatomical illustrations of the testes (testicles). Fig. 1: frontal view of the testes (lower left and right) inside the scrotum, with a section through the penis (centre) and pubic hair at top. Fig. 2: profile view showing a single testis (round, bottom right) and associated blood supply (red), epididymis (curled, lower right), vas deferens (vertical, white tube

COVID-19 may cause male infertility: Face mask or your testes.

Several viruses have known deleterious effects to the male reproductive system that often culminate in male infertility. A few notable ones include MUMPS, hepatitis B virus infection, hepatitis C virus,…

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Read more about the article Rule out pregnancy before starting a hormonal contraceptive or insert an IUD: The Pregnancy Checklist.
Use the pregnancy checklist to rule out pregnancy before you provide hormonal contraceptives or an IUD.

Rule out pregnancy before starting a hormonal contraceptive or insert an IUD: The Pregnancy Checklist.

We recommend that family planning providers rule out pregnancy before they start any woman on a hormonal contraceptive or an intrauterine device (IUD). Hormonal contraceptives include combined oral contraceptives, progestin-only…

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