Semen Analysis

By asimkhan

Semen Analysis:

To assess the male fertility, semen analysis is considered as the first line investigation. It gives important information and should be performed with accuracy and care. Unfortunately, in Pakistan, there is no uniform standard of performing this test.
An ideal semen analysis should at least include the following parameters.

• Name
• Age
• Date
• Days of abstinence
• Time of collection
• Time of analysis
• Liquefaction
• Color

Sperm Count
• Volume
• Sperm concentration
• Total count
• Total motile sperm

Motion Analysis
• Total motility
• Progressive motility
• Linearity

Morphology
• Strict criteria
• WHO 3rd
• Normal
• Abnormal
o Details

Technician Name