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what is the difference between semen and sperm

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
Semen contains sperm: Semen refers to the ejaculation fluid which contains not only the sperm but secretions of the testes, seminal vesicles, prostate, and bulbourethral gl ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jaspreet Singh
18 years experience Urology
Simple...: Semen is the male reproductive fluid that contains spermatozoa or sperms in suspension.
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Semen: Semen is a fluid made in the seminal vesicles and prostate. Sperm are cells that are made in the testis and transported via the vas deferens to the pr ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Important: Semen contains fluid and sperm. That fluid contains certain chemicals. The sperm is what helps achieve pregnancy and is ultimately the important part. ... Read More
Dr. Hector Chapa
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sperm is in semen: Semen or seminal fluid is the whitish viscous fluid emitted from the male reproductive tract that contains sperm & liquids (seminal plasma) that help ... Read More
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Dr. William Brown
44 years experience Gynecology
No sperm in semen: A semen specimen with absolutely no sperm is called "azospermia" and results from occlusion of the vas deferens (vasectomy) or testicular failure from ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
A fish outta water: Sperm can live out of semen as well as a fish can live out of water. That means no. People's sperm are microscopic in size, so we can neither see, h ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Yes: Yes.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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What?: The question seems not relating the concern and doubt to the point for someone to answer it meaningfully for you. So, please rewrite it and i can help ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nurit Winkler
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: There are different ways to try an improve sperm quality and/or quantity but it all depends on the underlying diagnosis and reasons for the abnormal s ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Swallowing Semen: Nope. This common sexual activity is relatively risk free. Especially if you are the one receiving the blow job. If you are performing the oral s ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
WHO criteria: ideally, according to the World Health Organization, greater than or equal to 20 million per ML

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