Free Semen Analysis Day June 19, 2017

Although infertility is still mistakenly thought of as only a women’s problem, it is in fact equally likely that the cause is due to a male factor infertility. Male infertility problems often relate to sperm production, structural issues or immunological response. Criteria Must have a partner and be interested in trying to conceive Must be … Continued

ICSI at Conceptions

Intracytoplasmic  sperm injection, or ICSI, is a form of fertilization used in Assisted Reproductive Technology where sperm are individually selected and then injected into each mature egg.  Here at Conceptions, we use ICSI as our sole method of fertilization, forgoing conventional insemination. Conventional insemination involves adding an aliquot of sperm to a drop of media … Continued

Semen Analysis Explained

  Semen analysis is the most common laboratory test for the initial diagnostic evaluation of male reproductive function. Characteristics assessed are volume, pH, viscosity/liquefaction, agglutination, concentration, motility, rate/progression, viability (If motility is less than 30%), morphology, and evaluation of cellular debris and white blood cells in the sample. Volume of the ejaculate is contributed mainly … Continued