Over a year ago, a regular physical urine analysis showed blood in my urine, so the doctor prescribed a course of antibiotics and asked me to repeat the test in one month. I never took the antibiotics, repeated the test, and never heard back so I assumed it was ok.
Just recently I had another physical and there was again blood in my urine. Between these two visits, my wife and I had been trying to get pregnant and finally found that I had zero sperm in my semen. The infertility urologist concluded without any further testing that the only way for us to have a biological child was through in vitro. Though it was extremely sad news for us, we've had lots of support and are now in the process of embryo adoption - an option we are very much at peace with.
But I can't help wonder if these two things are related - they are after all right next to each other down there, and I understand that sometimes things like enlarged prostate glands can cause blood in urine and can also block the vas deferens. I have an appointment with my infertility urologist set up for Monday, but in the meantime, I hoped to pose this question here.
I'm 35 years old, otherwise healthy, and no symptoms except that I can't get my wife preggo. Thanks very much for any help.
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