Semen Analysis - Fertility - Semen - Sperm - Fertility Study, Semen Analysis - Sperm Count Baseline
Viscosity, Volume, Sperm count, Motility, Morphology
Specimen Collection Requirements
This test is done by appointment only. Please call Client Services at (503) 413-1234 or Toll free (877) 270-5566 to make an appointment and receive instructions, container and required form.
Semen, entire sample, in a sterile plastic container.
Patient should collect a semen sample by masturbation following the laboratory's collection instructions. Sample must be received within 30 minutes of collection. Protect from temperature extremes by keeping container near the body. Patient must complete the form and bring the form and sample to the designated location within 30 minutes of collection.
The entire sample should be collected into a sterile plastic container.
Entire sample must be submitted. Minimum of 1.0 mL required for complete technical analysis.
Specimen collected in condom, with lubricant or by withdrawal, exposure to temperature extremes, incompletely collected samples, delivery of specimen more than 2 hours post collection
Between 20-40°C: 30 minutes. Some parameters are stable up to 2 hours (Volume, Count, Morphology)
By appointment, Mon - Fri from 0900-1330 at Legacy Good Samaritan, Legacy Meridian Park and Legacy Mount Hood
Volume: 1.5-5 mL
Sperm Count: ≥20 x 106/mL
Total Sperm Count: ≥40 X 106
Morphology: <40% abnormal
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 12:11:05 PM
Client Services: 503-413-1234