Semen analysis test topics

Semen analysis is a laboratory test that is done to diagnose male type infertility and check the success of vasectomy operation. Semen analysis test evaluates semen fluid and sperm cell characteristics. Semen analysis test also called spermogram is done to determine any abnormalities of your sperm cells and semen fluid. Semen analysis test has no risk for you, you will not feel any pain during the test. Preparation of semen analysis is simple; you only need at least 3 days of sexual abstinence before semen analysis test for a correct test result. Your doctor or lab technician will tell you semen analysis test preparation before the test. Here you can see the important topics of semen analysis test as listed;


semen analysisSemen analysis topics

  • Semen volume
  • Semen pH
  • Sperm concentration
  • Sperm count ( total sperm count)
  • Liquefaction time
  • Sperm motility ( sperm cell movement ability)
  • Sperm morphology ( sperm cell shape)
  • Semen appearance
  • Semen fluid color
  • Semen WBC ( white blood cell) count