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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Ability to m ove: The ability to move spontaneously and actively, consuming energy in the process. It can also refer to an organism's ability to move food through its d ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Resubmit: are you referring to sperm motility? If so, I would suggest a urology consultation.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No: The sitzmark test is useful to determine whether chronic constipation is due to abnormally slow motility in the large intestine but may not define the ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Organic whole foods: There is growing evidence that a wide variety of common environmental toxins such as pesticides can reduce fertility & sperm quality.I advise a diet o ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
19 years experience in Urology
Can be: The more viscous the semen, the harder the sperm have to swim. Increasing fluids can decrease viscosity. Also make sure there's no semen infection.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Holden
33 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Sperm motility: Grading scale: 0 = no motion. 1 = some head or tail movement, but no forward progress. 2 = feeble forward progress, not likely fast enough to swim ... Read More
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible but: not likely much of a contribution. As strokes do frequently cause swallowing problems but they tend to be of the type that involves the muscles of th ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Sperm count: Sperm production requires a slightly lower temperature than body temp - hence the location of the testicles. Tight fitting underwear will raise temp ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
It can: gastrin actually a stimulant to the acid patient with high gastrin level has many ulcers and they could have some thing we called ZOLLINGER-ELLISON SY ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Bendezu
28 years experience in Internal Medicine
Might: Domperidone is a motility agent and anti- nausea medicine. It's usually used for gastroparesis and slow small intestine transit times. It may help wit ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Roper
52 years experience in Urology
No: While your count is acceptable, the lack of normal motility effectively lowers that count to abnormally low numbers. There are certain supplements tha ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience in Pathology
Semen: Your count of 30 million is good although your motility is low. Volume is over the top.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: No it doesn't.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Okay, but...: Your semen analysis is okay, but its parameter is just a rough indicator of fertility since some 50% of its causes lie in female factors; 30%, in male ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: The punctuations in the question are not clear so I would just assume the report as follows: Sperm count at 99% of percentile score; sperm motility at ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: You have a high odd to impregnate a suitable lady at right time. So, follow the timing (female fertile time - ovulation) to act if she is anatomically ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably: A sperm count of 78 million is potent. Even with some sluggish sperm or sperm with abnormal morphology, there should be enough normal sperm to get th ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Moore
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your doctor: Typically 2-3 semen analyses are obtained over 3 months before any final conclusion is made regarding baseline quality and quantity. Commonly used val ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Coller
12 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes, it's possible: Depending on where the endometriosis is, i would think it certainly could affect the bowel. It could cause irritation and inflammation on the gut whic ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Raff
Dr. Ira Raff answered
56 years experience in Urology
Yes: If you have exhausted all avenues including your mates . She may be very fertile or not if not then icsi and ivf can be a treatment but it can be very ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Could be: Sperm motility is a very important part of the semen analysis and your motility is definitely low. That being said, often when the rest of the analysi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Hard to tell: Based on the information provided, it is hard to tell what's going on and what will be in the future. More information is needed.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience in Urology
Yes: There are many male and female factors that contribute to fertility. The limited information provided falls within normal range. Normal semen analysis ... Read More
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