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Trying to conceive, undergone semen analysis test, result says severe oligo spermia, treatment to increase sperm count, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello doctor
User :   good evening
Doctor :   Good evening
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
Doctor :   Hi
User :   i got married last year
User :   from this April, we planned for Kid
Doctor :   Ok
User :   met a gynacologist
Doctor :   Ok
User :   she advised to take up Semen anyalysis test
User :   today i took up the test and collected the report too
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but the result of the result says "Severe Oligo spermia"
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Sperm Count is 1Million per ml
Doctor :   Ok
User :   what does this means?
Doctor :   The report states that its oligo spermia that is low sperm count.
User :   so, i will not be able give birth?
Doctor :   The normal sperm count to range from 15 to 20 million.
Doctor :   May I know the count of normal sperms and the motility reports in the report?
User :   they have not mentioned anything like that in this report
User :   they have given the result as - Occasional motile and Non-motile Spermatozoa's seen
Doctor :   They would have stated about the motility of the sperms, liquefaction time in the report.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You will able to father a child and as there is oligo spermia you might have to go for invitro fertilisation techniques.
Doctor :   Please see your doctor with the report and plan for the treatment according to his advise.
User :   what is invitro fertilisation doctor?
Doctor :   These are techniques in which there would fertilise the egg with the sperm collected and place the fertilised egg in the uterus which would then implant and then can be carried as normal pregnant females.
User :   is there any treatment so that the sperm count will get increased?
Doctor :   As depending on the hormone levels or the reason for low sperm count it can be improved through medications.
Doctor :   But needs to be evaluated for the reason for low sperm count.
Doctor :   So please see your doctor and get it evaluated.
User :   tomorrow i am going to consult her
User :   but i am losing hopes doctor
Doctor :   Sure. But please don't lose hopes.
Doctor :   It can be treated on knowing the cause.
User :   ok doctor, lets see what the doctor says
User :   thanks for your valuable information
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   no
User :   thanks once again
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   bye
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