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Undergone semen analysis. What do the results suggest? Are they normal?

hi docter gd evening As suggested by my docter i have undergone through semen analysis test and following are the results. kindly suggest me where i my result is normal or not. Colour : Normal volume: 3cc Reaction: Alkline viscosity: less Liquefaction time : 30 minute microscopy Actively motile: 40% Sluggish: 20% Dead forms: 40% Total sperm count: 5 million/cc morphology pus cells: 1-2 RBC: 0-1 Ep:cells:0 cc
Asked On : Mon, 1 Oct 2012
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Pathologist and Microbiologist 's  Response
Hello and welcome to HCM

Your semen analysis report appears to me as:

Volume: 3cc- Normal volume

Reaction: Alkaline- Normal

Liquefaction time: 30 min- Normal time

Sperm count: 5 million/cc- Normal count

Motility: 40% are actively motile- Normal motility is 50% sperms showing active motility

Morphology: Not mentioned- Normally, 50 % sperms ahould have normal morphology

Pus cells: 1-2/ HPF

RBC: 0-1/HPF

Pus cells and RBC values are within normal range

Conclusion: The number of motile sperms are less in your semen.

You have not mentioned about the morphology.

You can face problems of infertility due to sub-normal motility of sperms.

Thanks and take care

Dr Shailja P Wahal
Answered: Thu, 4 Oct 2012
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