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What is the relationship between infertility and prostate diseases?

Some studies suggest there is a link between infertility and prostate diseases. A recent study found infertile men were more likely to be diagnosed with high-grade prostate cancer. Scientists suggested that the men in the study might be infertile due to undiagnosed prostate cancer, which can develop slowly over decades before symptoms occur. Some studies have also shown a link between chronic prostatitis and infertility.

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