Published on July 31, 2017

Semen Analysis, Post Vasectomy

Sterile Specimen Cup

Sterile Specimen Cup

Test ID LAB891
EPIC Order Semen Analysis, Post Vasectomy
CPT Code(s) 89310
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station Specimen CANNOT be sent through Automated Tube System. Must be walked to the laboratory and kept at body temperature during transport.
Specimen Routine: Semen from ejaculate in a sterile, leak-proof plastic container provided by the clinic. See picture for optimal container.
Received in lab within 1 hour of collection. Motility cannot be assessed if specimen is >1 hour old. Store at 20-37 degrees C. DO NOT REFRIGERATE OR FREEZE
Availability Monday-Friday 7:00am to 10:00am ONLY.
NO Evenings/Nights/Weekends/Holidays
Turnaround Time 2hrs
Reference Range Expected: Azoospermia (Absence of Sperm) or <100,000 Non-motile sperm/mL.
Semen analysis for Fertility Workup should be referred to UNC Fertility in Raleigh.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on November 16, 2021

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514