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The coronavirus can survive infection face men infertility. This was told the chief specialist-the gynecologist childhood and adolescence, Ministry of health Elena Uvarova, RIA Novosti reported on Tuesday, June 30.
According to her, recover from COVID-19 men and 38 percent reduced the quality of sperm. “And we have already men not a good sperm quality,” said the doctor.
Uvarov also said that childhood mumps, in turn, also “brings trouble to men”, whereas the flu and chicken pox from the point of view of influence on the reproductive function have not been assessed.
Earlier, the head of the hospital of the Central clinical hospital of the presidential administration, Yevgeny Ananiev assessed the implications of the coronavirus for the birth rate in Russia. He felt that the best families in isolation for coronavirus infection should benefit from the demographic situation. According to the physician, the fertility decline in Russia is not expected.
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