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CandyCrush77 Mon 16-May-16 10:57:14

Does anyone know if there test for both volume and motility? DH and I did a home sperm test and his results came back as fine (two lines as opposed to one) but not sure if this also checks motility/that they are swimming in the right direction. Anyone know?

NotSpartacus Mon 16-May-16 11:44:06

I'm pretty sure they only measure count and not any of the other things that matter (eg normal forms, infection, movement, semen volume). Best to get a proper test done by a lab.

CandyCrush77 Mon 16-May-16 11:46:20

Thanks Spartacus. Good to know. We had done a home test and thought all was fine but maybe it isn't! DH also did a semen test with the NHS but taking yonks to come back. Any idea what the NHS test shows?

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