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Alterations in semen quality

Alterations in semen quality

An important factor in achieving pregnancy is the quality of the sperm, which can be assessed by performing a semen analysis. If the quality of the sperm is not correct, it will be necessary to resort to assisted reproduction techniques to achieve a pregnancy.

One of the options is IVF and it is usually indicated when the male presents an altered semen analysis. Some of the sperm alterations are the following:

low concentration of spermatozoa in the semen sample.
poor sperm motility.
abnormal forms of spermatozoa.
Azoospermia: when there are no spermatozoa in the ejaculate.

Apart from these sperm alterations, when men have had a vasectomy or have undergone oncological treatments, IVF can also be the solution to their desire to become fathers.

By (gynecologist), (gynecologist), (embryologist), (embryologist), (embryologist), (biochemist) and (invitra staff).
Last Update: 05/05/2022