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How does a fertility clinic get your sperm sample?

How does a fertility clinic get your sperm sample?

Options are below ..: Most times you can collect a sample by masturbation in the clinic - fertility clinics have private collection rooms with reading or viewing material available. Some men are embarrassed to collect in an office - check with your clinic as many will allow you to collect at home in a container they provide then bring it in within 45 mins - 1 hour, keeping the cup at body temperature on the way over. ...Read more

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Sperm (Definition)

This sperm is a reproductive cell from the male that either carries a x or an y chromosome that will fertilize the egg cell from the female in order ...Read more


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Good sperm count but sperm have morphology shape can IUI help.

Good sperm count but sperm have morphology shape can IUI help.

Yes: Abnormal morphology can be improved with antioxidant nutritional therapy. Evaluation by a urologist may reveal a large varicocele and if corrected it will improve the morphology also. Intrauterine insemination seems to help with pregnancies when abnormal morphology exists. ...Read more

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Who would you see to get a sperm analysis?

Urologist: If you have concerns about your sperm volume or quality, the doctor to see is a urologist. There are some specialist in large cities termed fertility experts as well if that would be convenient for you. ...Read more

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Can a spermatocele affect sperm fertility?

Can a spermatocele affect sperm fertility?

Generally not: Spermatoceles, sometimes called spermatic cysts, are common. They typically don't reduce fertility or require treatment. If a spermatocele grows large enough to cause discomfort, your doctor may suggest surgery. ...Read more

Dr. Hetal Gor Dr. Gor
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My husband has low sperm count so should we go to urologist or reproductive endocrinologist?

Dr. Hetal Gor Dr. Gor
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My husband has low sperm count so should we go to urologist or reproductive endocrinologist?

Both: Intially to a urologist to find cause for the low sperm count and treatment if a reversible cause is found. After that you will need an rei for ivf/icsi. ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin Dr. Lin
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Does a semen analysis with 70% immotile sperm and zero fast progressive sperm mean that a man is infertile? Can the sperm quality be improved?

Dr. James Lin Dr. Lin
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Does a semen analysis with 70% immotile sperm and zero fast progressive sperm mean that a man is infertile? Can the sperm quality be improved?

Here are some...: The parameters of your semen analysis for male infertility strongly suggests a very low likelihood to fertilize a timely waiting egg. How to improve it? You should bring this Q to your doctor assessing your infertility since s/he is the one who knows more about your individual specific situations than anyone online. Besides, female factors are known to contribute to some 45-55% of all infertility. ...Read more

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Anytime you have unprotected sex can you get pregnant if the sperm fertilizes an egg? Can any sperm fertilize a mature egg?

Anytime you have unprotected sex can you get pregnant if the sperm fertilizes an egg? Can any sperm fertilize a mature egg?

Yes: Usually an egg can be fertilized by sperm in 60 to 80% of the cycles, but only 15 to 20% of the time will implantation occur and subsequently yield a positive pregnancy test. Also not every sperm can fertilize the mature egg. ...Read more

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Can an urologist see cum inside of a women?

Can an urologist see cum inside of a women?

No...: In practice, urologists don't insert a scope into vagina to see so they cannot see cum inside of a woman. And they don't do surgery on gallbladder but on urinary bladder. Besides, i always remind my fellow human beings on how to live a long happy life by practicing universal healthy lifestyle without overindulgence and obsession. More? To www.Formefirst.Com. Best wish ... Always. ...Read more

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If it takes just 1 sperm to fertile egg, y r men with low sperm count infertile. Does precum really cause pregnancy?

If it takes just 1 sperm to fertile egg, y r men with low sperm count infertile. Does precum really cause pregnancy?

Odds ratio: Sperm have to swim upstream the equivalent of a human swimming 8 miles. Not all of them will survive. The odds are better of 1 making the journey if there are millions to start. Pre ejaculatory fluid can contain enough sperm per drop so one might make it to the egg. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Is it possible for dry semen to impregnate you?

Is it possible for dry semen to impregnate you?

Probably not: Sperm need to be able to "swim". I would think that sperm is rendered "dead" in dry semen. ...Read more

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What will happen to other sperm once a sperm has fertilized an egg?

Dr. Amr Azim Dr. Azim
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What will happen to other sperm once a sperm has fertilized an egg?

They dont make it: The egg has an inner mechanism that prevent more than one sperm from entering the egg. The rest of sperm do not make it and are eliminated by special cells in the female genital tract. ...Read more

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If sperm gets past the cervix and up to the fallopian tubes, can sperm live in a woman for 8 dys? Wld it be possible for sperm to live for 9 days?

If sperm gets past the cervix and up to the fallopian tubes, can sperm live in a woman for 8 dys? Wld it be possible for sperm to live for 9 days?

No: The real life answer is no. The answer to "would it be possible" for it to happen to one of the 3.5 billion women in the world... Is most likely no. ...Read more

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Does pre cum contains sperm? And if you pee after ejaculating, could sperm still be in your urethra?

Yes and yes: The numbers and quality of the sperm may not be high, but there are likely some sperm present in these fluids. Therefore use appropriate caution. ...Read more

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Can sperm go through underwear and impregnate a woman?

Not a condom: Remember, underwear is not a condom. And a also remember that sperm are built for speed. If enough sperm get to where they want to be, then pregnancy is possible. ...Read more

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Is sperm viscosity related to sperm motility?

Is sperm viscosity related to sperm motility?

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. ...Read more