Can my partner come into the collection room with me? Although the scientists only need about one third of a teaspoon, the quality of the sample is more important than the quantity which is why one of the Andrology staff will ask how much of the sample you missed. Each of the collection rooms have movies and magazines as well as sperm-safe lubricant. TESE can be applied if there are extremely few spermatozoa oligospermia or when there is a complete absence of sperm in the ejaculate non-obstructive azoospermia. Czech Republic Plzen Tel.: There are basically three possibilities to obtain sperm 1. More prolonged period does not yield better results.
If you are undergoing an IVF cycle your sperm will be collected at the same time as your partner is having her egg collection.
Everything you need to know about sperm collection
Performing "on demand" and being under pressure of time, it is not always easy to produce a semen sample. Leading up to the sperm collection day please make sure you have abstained from ejaculation for three days. The Art of Natural Family Planning 4th addition ed. Fertility treatment right up to success. Artificial insemination Cryopreservation embryos oocyte ovarian tissue semen Gamete intrafallopian transfer Reproductive surgery Vasectomy reversal Selective reduction Sex selection Surrogacy. Susan Van Houten; Tracy Landauer, eds.