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What does the following semen analysis report indicate?

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Posted on Mon, 2 Nov 2015
Question: I have done some blood test and they told i am folic acid deficient. Will that cause a problem cryoospermia?

I have very few sperms in last semen analysis.
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Answered by Dr. Deepti Verma (21 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Folic acid not responsible for decreased sperm count

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear, I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Folic acid deficiency do not causes cryptozoospermia or azoospermia.
Folic acid deficiency generally causes anemia and defective fetal formation in pregnant women.
I would suggest you to consult a urologist for proper examination, investigation and treatment of cryptozoospermia.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Wishing you good health.
Regards
Dr Deepti Verma
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What does the following semen analysis report indicate?

Brief Answer: Folic acid not responsible for decreased sperm count Detailed Answer: Hi dear, I have gone through your question and understand your concerns. Folic acid deficiency do not causes cryptozoospermia or azoospermia. Folic acid deficiency generally causes anemia and defective fetal formation in pregnant women. I would suggest you to consult a urologist for proper examination, investigation and treatment of cryptozoospermia. Hope you found the answer helpful. Wishing you good health. Regards Dr Deepti Verma