Risk of diabetes according to male factor infertility: a register-based cohort study

@inproceedings{Glazer2017RiskOD,
  title={Risk of diabetes according to male factor infertility: a register-based cohort study},
  author={Clara Helene Glazer and Jens Peter Ellekilde Bonde and A Giwercman and Ditte Vassard and Anja Pinborg and Lone Schmidt and Elvira Vaclavik Br{\"a}uner},
  booktitle={Human reproduction},
  year={2017}
}
STUDY QUESTION Is male factor infertility associated with an increased risk of developing diabetes? SUMMARY ANSWER The study provides evidence that male factor infertility may predict later occurrence of diabetes mellitus with the risk being related to the severity of the underlying fertility problem. WHAT IS KNOWN ALREADY Previous cross-sectional studies have shown an increased prevalence of comorbidities among infertile men when compared to controls. STUDY DESIGN, SIZE, DURATION In this… CONTINUE READING

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