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Semen analysis & semen culture report. What medication should i take for cure?

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I had Semen analysis and cuture.
Semen culture shows 1 bacteria
org 1:esch . coli moderte growth with sensitive to : gentamicin,imipenem,amikacin
and resistant to : Ampicillin, ciprofloxacin,cefotaxime, cefazolin. please help me what is it means. which medicine i should take to remove this becteria,

my semen Anaysis report is as:
Total Serperm concentration 52 m
percentage motility 40%
vitality 40%
morphology 80%

Please help to recover myself.

Posted Sun, 10 Jun 2012 in X-ray, Lab tests and Scans
Answered by Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani 2 hours later

Thanks for posting your query and sharing your report.

As per your report things are very clear.

Resistant drugs means-these drugs are not effective.
Sensitive drugs means-they are effective.

Apart from selection drugs, frequency of dosage, route of administration and its proper dosing is equally important.

All the sensitive drugs are in injectable drugs. Means you have taken them via injection.

So it is advisable you please discuss this with your doctor and take the medicines only as per his advice.

A complete course will take care of infection and you will be cured of the disease. Please do not take anything on your own.
I hope this helps

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Follow-up: Semen analysis & semen culture report. What medication should i take for cure? 16 minutes later
Please suggest the any doctor in Ghaziabad-Noida. Please let me know criticality of report. What you say about this report. Do I need doctor treatment or not?
Answered by Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani 13 minutes later

Good to hear from you again.

Sorry I forget to comment on your report.

There is nothing serious in the report; still any infection must not be ignored. It is important to know the possible source of infection.

Yes, you need to visit a doctor. It is better that you visit a urologist who can help with this.

You can talk to your family doctor, who is the best person who can suggest one to you.

Alternatively there many good hospital like apollo,fortis XXXXXXX etc. are there. You can visit them and consult a urologist who can help with this.

After completion of course of medicines, your doctor will advise repeat semen test.



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