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Done semen analysis. Is this ok or is there any problem?

Hi Doctor. Hi My husband semen analysis is as follows. Total Sperm count = 164 million per 2ml, Rapid linear progressive motility - NIL, sluggish linear progressive motility - 60%, non progressive - 05% and immotile - 35%. Is this analysis ok or is there any problem ? Is the pregnancy possible with this result ? I have had 2 recurrent miscarriages.(early natural abortion ) what food should be taken to increase Rapid lenear progressive motility ? what should be the normal % of Rapid lenear progressive motility ? His age is 36 years.
Asked On : Tue, 7 Aug 2012
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Infertility Specialist 's  Response

Thanks for your query.

I have read your query & I understand your concerns.

The sperm count appears to be fine except for motility.

Please get antioxidant tablets prescribed from your doctor which will help in improving motility.

Remember to repeat the test after 3 months which will show improvement in the motility.

Even otherwise if you wish to hurry please see an infertility specialist and go ahead with IUI procedure. It will help in people with low motility.

I hope I answered your query. I will be available for any followup queries you have.


Dr.Mahesh Koregol
IVF & Infertility Specialist.

Answered: Thu, 9 Aug 2012
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