What does the sperm analysis report suggest?

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Posted on Mon, 8 Jun 2015 in Infertility Problem
Question: Doctor, I went for sperm analysis just 24 hours after masturbation. Is there any problem? Is a gap of 3 days necessary? The result of the analysis is as follows.
Volume 2.1 ml
Colour Grey white
Reaction Alkaline
Viscosity Normal
Liquifaction 30 min
Fast progressive 20%
Slow progressive 40%
Non progressive 20%
Immotile 20%
Total Count 38 ml
Normal forms 55%
Head defects 20%
Mid defects 10%
Tail defects 15%
Pus cells 1-2/ HPF
RBCs Nil/HPF
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Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Normal semenanalysis

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

3 days gap is ideal before giving semen sample.

As of now your semen sample seems to be fine and not a reason to worry.

You dont need any medicines and you can father a child easily.

Let me know if you have any more doubts.

Regards,
Dr. Mahesh Koregol
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Prasad
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Follow up: Dr. Mahesh Koregol 27 minutes later
Should new analysis be done after three days? Does the three day gap play an important role in terms of the total count?
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Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 46 minutes later
Brief Answer:
3 days gap is necessary

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

3 days gap is definitely important.

I suggest you repeat the semen analysis in a better standardized laboratory after 3 days gap.

Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Shanthi.E
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