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When is a period of abstinence recommended?

Normally, specialists recommend the male to maintain a period of 2-5 days of abstinence in order to freeze a semen sample or perform a semen analysis. This ensures that the results obtained are correct. The same applies before undergoing artificial insemination (AI) or in vitro fertilization (IVF).

If the time of sexual abstinence is more than 5 days or less than 2 days, the semen quality will be altered, causing a lower success rate of fertility treatments.

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Last Update: 04/08/2022