Low sperm count

What is Low sperm count?

Low sperm count means that the fluid (semen) you ejaculate during an orgasm contains fewer sperm than normal. A low sperm count is also called oligospermia . A complete absence of sperm is called azoospermia. Your sperm count is considered lower than normal if you have fewer than 15 million sperm per milliliter of semen. Having a low sperm count decreases the odds that one of your sperm will fertilize your partner's egg, resulting in pregnancy.

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my prolactin concentration is high and i believe it is responsible for the low sperm count i am experiencing.i am 34years of age ,married,male and...

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Noted your question. Yes, high prolactin can cause low sperm count and low sexual desire ( due to low testosterone). It is important to...

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Hello I'm currently on the depot shot and I had unprotected sex with someone with a low sperm count not to long after I had my period and I had...

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The chances of pregnancy are very less in your case.
These changes may be due to hormonal changes or due to impending...

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hello doctor! recently i have taken semen test.. the test reported that I am having low sperm count of 4 million and 24% of active motile, sluggish...

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