In order to diagnose a seminal infection, it is essential to perform a urine and semen culture. Likewise, it is very common to suspect a possible infection when performing a seminiogram, since in the case of infections we find a high number of leukocytes in semen, an acid pH and altered parameters in the biochemical analysis of semen.
Tests to diagnose seminal infection
By Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Paloma de la Fuente Vaquero M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Paula Fabra Roca M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Sara Salgado B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Sandra Fernández B.A., M.A. (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 05/31/2023