I had a semen analysis and the result was 1-2 motile sperm/ HPF and 10-20 non-motile sperm/ HPF. Am I still fertile?

I had a semen analysis and the result was 1-2 motile sperm/ HPF and 10-20 non-motile sperm/ HPF. Am I still fertile? It has been 11 months since the procedure. Is this a failure? Should I have a second procedure done?

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Answered by Naresh Parajuli, MBBS, FRACGP

It looks like it is an early failure of vasectomy. Any motile sperm in semen can make a woman pregnant. It is worthwhile repeating the semen in a month and if it still shows motile sperm, it is advisable to do another procedure. Please discuss with your doctor as well.

Published on Nov 20, 2018

Answered by Naresh Parajuli, MBBS, FRACGP (View Profile)

It looks like it is an early failure of vasectomy. Any motile sperm in semen can make a woman pregnant. It is worthwhile repeating the semen in a month and if it still shows motile sperm, it is advisable to do another procedure. Please discuss with your doctor as well.

Published on Nov 20, 2018


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