Writen By :Srishti Hospital
Understanding Semen Freezing (Sperm Cryopreservation)
Semen freezing is the process where a man’s sperm is collected, analysed and stored frozen to help him maintain his fertility if he is facing a situation that may jeopardize his future fertility. These sperm samples are then used later for fertility treatments or can be donated to other couples who are facing fertility problems. The process of semen freezing involves the following:
Screening is done to rule out infections like HIV, hepatitis, syphilis etc.
Collection or extraction of semen sample
Laboratory analysis the quantity and quality of sperm
The viable sperms are frozen...