Teratozoospermia is a condition in which the semen contains defective sperms, with an inability to swim to the egg or fertilize the egg leading to infertility. The semen analysis detects it. Injury or infection to the testis, varicocele, tobacco smoking, weed-smoking, chronic alcoholism, vasectomy, diabetes, genetic defects, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and increased temperature of testicles due to environmental or other factors cause teratozoospermia. Lifestyle modifications along with increased intake of omega-3 fatty acids, amino acids, antioxidants, etc., help manage the condition. Intrauterine insemination, in-vitro fertilization, and intracytoplasmic morphologically selected sperm injection are the fertility treatment options available.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am a 32 year old male married for five years. My wife and I are trying for a baby for the last two and a half years with no luck. My wife had gone for an HSG and other tests and her reports are all good. My semen analysis was fine too. We had gone for IUI thrice with no luck. Now, f... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen your reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). As per your report, you have asthenoteratozoospermia. Also, your report shows pus cells. Now, I suggest the following: Get a semen culture done to rule out an infection in the semen which may ... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am 24 years old and married for 4 years now. I am 5.2 and obese. This is my scan report. Can you please tell me if I can conceive this month? I previously had PCOS. Currently, I am using ayurveda medicines. I heard that delayed ovulation rupture does not cause pregnancy. Also, my hus... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your query and reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Since your husband has teratospermia (sperm with abnormal morphology), he will have to meet andrologist and get started with medications. For you, I suggest Folic acid sup... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, We are trying from past two years for a baby. I am facing an ED problem, and I am advised to take Penegra 50mg tablet. I also, have vitamin D deficiency and taking Eficent plus tablets. And taking Paternia tablets, for less sperm count. I have teratozoospermia. Kindly advice as we are... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, My sperm count is 50 M/ml, 3 ml ejaculate, 55 % motility, 45 % prog motility, grade 1 to 10, grade 2 to 10, grade 3 to 10, grade 15, normomorphs 20 %, no antibodies, colour and viscosity normal, pH 8.5. Diagnosed with teratospermia. Given two months course of Fertisure M and retest se... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. How are you doing? I do not see any abnormalities in the report (attachment removed to protect patient identity). You are super fertile. As per WHO guidelines, the minimum count is 15 million/ml, minimum motility is progressive 32 %, minimum normal morphology 4 %. As yo... Read Full »