A basic semen analysis is a study of semen quality that normally includes macroscopic parameters such as volume, viscosity, pH or color. It also includes microscopic parameters such as motility, vitality, morphology or number of spermatozoa per mL of ejaculate.
What does a basic semen analysis include?
By Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 05/17/2022
Marta Barranquero Gómez
Graduated in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences by the University of Valencia (UV) and specialized in Assisted Reproduction by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH) in collaboration with Ginefiv and in Clinical Genetics by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH).