Collection of sperm sample

Duration: 14min 28sec Views: 686 Submitted: 20.10.2019
Category: Casting
Many men describe the experience as awkward and even a little embarrassing. Most doctors recommend you ejaculate directly into a provided sample cup and not use a condom. There are a few rules for collecting your semen sample:. Sperm does not have a long life outside of the body or in environments with fluctuating temperatures.

How to Collect a Semen Sample

Problems Ejaculating for a Semen Sample

A sperm analysis involves checking a sample of semen for overall sperm health. In this article, we describe the purpose and procedure involved in sperm analysis, and we explain what the results may mean. People may require a sperm analysis for different reasons. Some individuals or couples will request a sperm analysis if they are having difficulty conceiving. In couples that have been unable to conceive, some estimates suggest that there is a male factor present in 40 to 50 percent of cases. Up to 2 percent of men demonstrate issues with their sperm, resulting from one or a combination of:.

What to know about sperm analysis

Producing a semen sample for either semen analysis or fertility treatment use may lead to the inability to ejaculate. There are several factors involved with producing the semen sample that may contribute to performance anxiety. Often the semen sample must be produced in the fertility clinic , in a room set aside for this purpose. While a good clinic will do its best to provide a sense of privacy, it's still not your home or your bedroom.
Some might call the collection process the best part. Your testicles are constantly producing sperm. During an ejaculation, the sperm stored in your epididymis are shot out and fresh sperm come in. It takes days to completely refill the epididymis.