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Semen analysis showed oligoasthenospermia. What is the problem?

Hi, My Age is 30. I did semen Analysis two days back, as per report volume 4ml, sperm count/ml is 8, sperm count per ejaculate is 32. Immobile sperm is 35%,motile with no progressive forward movement 25%, slow forward progressive movement 30%, moderate forward progressive movement 20%, Rapid forward progressive movement 0. Ph 8.0. In Morphology 8% normal and 92% abnormal and in comments they mentioned oligo asthenospermia. Can you please tell me what is problem? What I need to do to resolve problem? What are chance If I try now for baby?
Asked On : Tue, 15 Jan 2013
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Infertility Specialist 's  Response

Welcome to HealthcareMagic

You are suffering from severe oligo-astheno-teratozoospermia that is all important sperm paramenters( count, motility, morphology) are depressed. Hope you have got semen analysis done from standardized laboratory. Get yourself examined by fertility specialist/Urologist. Get your hormone levels ( FSH & Testosterone ) done. In the mean time you can start taking antioxidants tablets which helps to improve sperm parameters. Try to lose weight if you are overweight, include citrus fruits and green vegetables in your diet. Chances of pregnancy will be low if you try naturally. IUI may help. If condition doesnt improve IVF/ICSI is last resort.

All the best
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General & Family Physician Dr. Das Arindam's  Response
Sep 2012
Hello, Welcome to HCm, I am Dr. Das

Look, your sperm count is below normal ( normal is >15 million / ml).

Mobility is also within normal limit( normal is > 40%)

Morphology is also within normal limit ( normal is >04%).

SO, you should consult with infertility specialist about the low sperm count.

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