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25 Jan 2013

semen
i am 31 year old and have married one year before my wife got pregnant in 3rd month but it was chemical pregnancy which was miscarriage now we are trying for 8 months but still no good news yet i go through my semen analysis report i want to know my report is normal or not?? volume 1.8m
total sperm count 81mill/ml
live count 25mill/m
motility
rapid linear progression 15%
slow /non linear progression 55%
non progressive 30%
normal forms 20%
wbcs 6/hpf
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Dr Junaid,

Normal sperm count would be at least 20 mill/ml (you are fine here), total volume of semen should be at least 2ml (you a little low here), normal live count should be at least 40 mill, (you a little low here) at least 25% should b swimming with rapid forward movement and at least 50% should have some forward movement, with normal forms should be at least 30%...so overall, your result is a little low, but its important to note that you would need a few analyses to be certain, and even with this sperm count you could still get your wife pregnant.

My response should not be seen as a replacement for a thorough discussion with a medical professional to discuss the context and importance of this result.

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