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Low Sperm Count

Low sperm count is one of the most common causes of male infertility. Low sperm count is a common problem, especially in couples who are trying to become parents.  Low sperm count is the leading cause of male infertility, also known as oligospermia.


It may sound threatening at times, but the condition is not as hopeless as many men think. When a man has less than 20 million sperm per 1 ml of ejaculation, it is called oligospermia. There are not many reliable treatments for increasing sperm count. Do you need low sperm count treatment in Chennai?

What is Low Sperm Count?

The low sperm count is also known as oligozoospermia and it is a disorder where the man has less than 20 million sperm per 1 ml of semen. If a person has mow sperm count, it can be difficult to conceive naturally. But successful pregnancies can occur. Contact 𝐌𝐚𝐚𝐲𝐚 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐇𝐨𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐬, Dr. INTHU M, top Female OB-Gyn in Chennai and fertility expert for best low sperm count treatment in Chennai, advanced facilities and lab testing.


There could be many causes of infertility. The question comes how they can be identified. The doctor may take up following approaches:

  1. General Physical examination and understanding the medical history
  2. Semen samples can be taken from couples for examination.
  3. Post-ejaculation urine tests (urinalysis): Urine tests are conducted for finding the signs of diabetes and other root level health conditions.
  • Ultrasound: This test is usually done by a specialist in the lab using a wand-like device held over the blood vessels that supply the penis. It creates a video image to see if you have blood flow problems. Sometimes, it is done in combination with an injection of medications.
  • Hormone testing: Hormones produced by the pituitary gland, hypothalamus and testicles are crucial to sperm production. The blood test is conducted to know the level of testosterone and other hormones.
  • Testicular biopsy: It is done with the use of a needle to know the normal sperm production or blockage.
  • Genetic Test: If there is an extreme low sperm production, that could be due to genetically issues. The blood test will reveal the problem.


  • Surgery (varicocele)
  • Treating infections
  • Treatments for sexual intercourse disorders
  • Hormone treatments and medications
  • Assisted reproductive technology (ART)

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