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user31 posted:
just got the result for my semen analysis...
kindly advise on the possibility of pregnancy,,,

volume; 3mls
viscosity;low
wbc; 2-3/hpf
count; 28.3 * 10^6 cells/ml
morpholgy: normal forms ;50% abnormal forms; 50 %
motility; 25% fully active,5% slightly active, 70% dead

thank you
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amyaalc responded:
3ml x 28.3 mil/ml = 84.9 million total sperm count (normal is 40 million or higher so you are within normal sperm production limits)

84.9 mil x 50% motility = 42.45 million total motile (normal is 15 million total motile or higher so you are producing enough live,motile sperm to be classified fertile)

Overall your numbers look good and you should be fertile. A semen analysis is not 100% on predicting fertility but just based on your numbers we know you have normal testicular output or sperm production with normal levels of live, motile sperm to achieve a natural conception.

Amy Perkins, MS, TS (ABB)
Laboratory Supervisor
Arizona Andrology Laboratory & Cryobank
International Center for Vasectomy Reversal
 
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An_254946 replied to amyaalc's response:
Thank you so much amy perkins.
i actually went for another test on the 28th november 2013,
and below is the result.

ph; 9.0
volume: 2.0ml
consistency: non viscous
liquefaction: complete within 1 hr
motility&progression: very poor
Active: 10%
sluggish: 5%
dead: 85%
total sperm count : 148x10^6 30-300mil
morphology normal: 55% abnormal: 45%
pus cells: 1-4
rbs:nil

CULTURE: YIELDED SCANTY GROWTH OF STAPH AUREUE AFTER 24HRS OF INCUB AT 37 DEGREES CELCIUS.

i have been placed on medication for 15days on the infection i was given ciproflaxin tablets of 500mg to be used twice a day. which would end on monday 6th jan 2014


kindly advise on this result as i am afraid why i have such high percentage dead (85%). i will so glad if this can be comprehensive.

i so much appeciate your kind gestures.

regards,


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