Infertility/Fertility/semen result


hello doctor.. please let me know my semen reuslt is normal ? And I am married before 2 wife did not pregnent untill now.the pus cell level is very high.thats a problem for pregnency
Coloure.......greyish white
Viscosity......viscous fluid
Liquefaction time....60 minutes
Sperm count .....36 million /ml
Actively motile....30%
Sluggishly motile...10 %
Non motile...60%
Abnormal forms...20%
Pus cells 20 - 25 HPF
red blood cell ...nil
Others ....nil
Doctor please let me know whats the wrong with the result...regards....anwar

Hello Anwar from somewhere in Europe.

Your semen analysis has two abnormalities: decreased total motility of 40% and elevated white blood cells.  Also the viscosity and liquefaction time is not good.  You may have a subclinical prostatitis.  This requires treatment with antibiotics.  I would recommend that you see a urologist for further evaluation.

Good Luck,

Dr. Edward J. Ramirez, M.D., FACOG
Executive Medical Director
The Fertility and Gynecology Center
Monterey Bay IVF Program

Monterey, California, U.S.A.

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Edward Joseph Ramirez, MD, FACOG


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