Men with small penises are more likely to be infertile say scientists

Мужчины с маленьким половым органом чаще страдают от бесплодия

Size may in fact matter if you are hoping to become a father, according to a study that found that men with fertility problems were also less well endowed. Having measured it from every man, experts found an interesting pattern: men without disorders in the reproductive system the average penis size was 13.4 cm, and in men suffering from infertility, 12.5 cm.

Length is important, the scientists concluded, because of a person with a small penis are more likely to experience problems with infertility. The last took part 815 men who held courses of treatment in a specialized male clinic.

As reported by the scientists, the infertility risks increase in men with penises by about a third of an inch shorter than the average measurement in those with no reproductive issues.

According to a new study conducted by USA researchers from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, men with small penises are more exposed to infertility.

'It remains to be determined if there are different penile length cut-offs that would predict more severe infertility'.

The findings were presented at the world's biggest fertility conference in Denver, Colorado, US.

But Prof Sheena Lewis of Queen's University in Belfast said: 'One thing that scares men is that size matters.

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