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Semen (Definition)

Semen is the white, viscous substance that forms the male ejaculate. Semen contains sperm, fructose (nutrition for the sperm), and ...Read more


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I would like help, semen analysis report !?

I would like help, semen analysis report !?

Get tested: You need to have your semen tested? OK. Check with a physician who can order appropriate testing for you. ...Read more

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Can my semen analysis be affected by what I eat?

Can my semen analysis be affected by what I eat?

Not likely: The most important thing is to not ejaculate for 48 hours prior to the collection. This ensures that counts are accurate. ...Read more

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Help, what's the meaning of semen analysis report?

Help, what's the meaning of semen analysis report?

Suggesting....: As an important initial part of evaluating male infertility, it confirms the volume, viscosity, liquefaction time, sperm count, maturity, morphology, and motility so to understand and appreciate the quality and quantity of semen to suggest its favorableness to fertilize the egg. ...Read more

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Help please? What is semen test or semen analysis ?

Here are some ...: Semen exam is largely done for two conditions: 1. post-vasectomy exam to just confirm if sperm is still present or note so to assure infertility after vasectomy and 2. semen analysis to investigate the volume, viscosity, time to liquefy, total sperm count, sperm concentration, pus cells in semen, sperm shape, maturity, and motility so to suggest the degree of fertility. ...Read more

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Where can I get my semen analysis results interpretted?

Where can I get my semen analysis results interpretted?

A Fertility clinic: The doctor ordering the semen analysis should be able to interpret it for you. Having said that, if you're trying to conceive a fertility clinic (reproductive endocrinology and infertility md) should be able to help if you're trying to conceive. ...Read more

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How to understand my semen analysis. What is most important?

Have a dr. explain: It's all important, for different reasons. One way of simplifying a sa is to multiply the total count (concentration * volume) by the %motility * %morphology to get a total-motile-normal count. That said, you really can't understand a sa from a short explanation, ask the responsible doctor to explain it! ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: semen analysis, complete?

What is the definition or description of: semen analysis, complete?

Semen analysis: A complete semen analysis is looking at the man's sperm. Analysis consists of volume, viscosity, concentration, motility, grade, morphology, and white cells. ...Read more

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What is the average cost of a semen analysis & how long does it take?

Semen analysis: Price is generally $100-$150. Actually takes <1 hour to do depending on the lab. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: semen analysis, non viable?

Viability: A complete semen analysis will also measure the sperm for viability. Even though he sperm may not be moving underneath the microscopic field, it may still be alive. The viability measures the percentage of sperm that are alive that are moving and the ones that made be alive and not moving. ...Read more

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