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Semen analysis done, trying to conceive, white blood corpuscles, ultrsound for prostate - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Today I had semen analysis
User :   I want to check the values
Doctor :   I shall help you.
User :   values are as follows: User :   sperm count 68 million/ml
Doctor :   Ok
User :   mortality is grade III
User :   PH 8
User :   fructose positive
User :   colour : greyish white
User :   viscosity normal
User :   liquification 30 min
User :   morphology : normal
User :   are these ok
Doctor :   May I know the reason why the semen analysis was done?
User :   we are trying to conceive for 1 year
User :   also wbc is 20-30 /hpf
Doctor :   All the values specified here are looking normal.
User :   is this wbc is ok?
Doctor :   Those values which are slightly deranged are
Doctor :   1. ph.
User :   this has any impact on fertility
User :   what about wbc 20 - 30 /hpf
Doctor :   2. WBC.
User :   this has any impact on fertility?
Doctor :   Most of the centres consider pH of 7.8 as upper limits, however few centre consider pH upto 8 is normal.
User :   ok what about wbc
Doctor :   WBC is almost nil or upto 2 is considered normal.
Doctor :   This refers that you have inflammation of probably prostrate.
User :   but 20 -30 /hpf seems to be abnormal and this has any impact on conceving
Doctor :   Prostratitis can affect chances of conceiving.
User :   so this needs treatment?
Doctor :   the chances can only be ascertained by a doctor after physical examination and other tests.
User :   ok
User :   may I know what are other examinations
Doctor :   Yes proper treatment in the form of antibiotics and other forms may be necessary.
User :   does it need surgery
Doctor :   Most often it is treated medically.
User :   how long this treatment takes
Doctor :   Surgical treatment may not be necessary.
Doctor :   The tests that may be asked are complete blood counts, ESR, serum acid phosphatase, Ultrasound scans and so on.
User :   I had ultrsound for prostate. that is normal
Doctor :   A complete evaluation of the condition is suggested for better application of the principal.
User :   ok
Doctor :   So I suggest you to see an urologist with the report,
User :   But I heard wbc is not very critical problem for fertility?
User :   ok
Doctor :   with complete ealuation and treatment, you will be able to get the glasses here.
User :   ok
Doctor :   *evalualtion
Doctor :   Do you have any other query.
User :   nothing. thanks
User :   should I consult urologist with report
Doctor :   Yes, consult an urologist with the reports.
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   bye
Doctor :   Wish you good health and success.
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