Patient Preparation

Transport to Lab within 6 hrs of collection. Samples > 6 hrs will be accepted, however a determination of motility cannot be made. Instructions for collection in link below:

Patient Instructions for Collection of Semen

Collect

One Plastic Container

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimens in condoms

Storage/Transport Temperature

0.5 mL Semen Room Temperature

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 6 hrs Refrigerated: 5 days

Performed

Sun-Sat

Department

Hematology

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Microscopy

CPT Codes

89321
Collection

Patient Preparation

Transport to Lab within 6 hrs of collection. Samples > 6 hrs will be accepted, however a determination of motility cannot be made. Instructions for collection in link below:

Patient Instructions for Collection of Semen

Collect

One Plastic Container

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimens in condoms

Storage/Transport Temperature

0.5 mL Semen Room Temperature

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 6 hrs Refrigerated: 5 days

Performed

Sun-Sat

Department

Hematology
Ordering

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Microscopy
Result Interpretation
Administrative

CPT Codes

89321