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Sperm Count
Test Code: SPERMCT
Synonyms/Keywords
​Sperm Count, Sperm Concentration
Test Components
​Sperm Concentration
Specimen Requirements
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ Semen​ Sterile plastic container​ Sterile container​ 0.2 mL​
Collection Processing Instructions
Recommendation of 3-5 days abstinence.
Fresh semen specimen required.
Marshfield Campus - Call Clinical Manual section (ext. 16377) to schedule and obtain collection instructions.
All other facilities - Call Clinical Manual section (1-800-222-5835 ext. 16377 or 715-221-6377) to schedule.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Semen​ Ambient 2 days​
Refrigerate​ 1 week​
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Marshfield​ Monday through Friday​ Less than 2 hours​ Manual, Automation (CASA)​
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
Marshfield​ >15.0 mill. sperm/mL​
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
​89310
Synonyms/Keywords
​Sperm Count, Sperm Concentration
Test Components
​Sperm Concentration
Ordering Applications
Ordering Application Description
COM​ ​Sperm Count
If the ordering application you are looking for is not listed, contact your local laboratory for assistance.
Specimen Requirements
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ Semen​ Sterile plastic container​ Sterile container​ 0.2 mL​
Collection Processing Instructions
Recommendation of 3-5 days abstinence.
Fresh semen specimen required.
Marshfield Campus - Call Clinical Manual section (ext. 16377) to schedule and obtain collection instructions.
All other facilities - Call Clinical Manual section (1-800-222-5835 ext. 16377 or 715-221-6377) to schedule.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Semen​ Ambient 2 days​
Refrigerate​ 1 week​
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
Marshfield​ >15.0 mill. sperm/mL​
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Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Marshfield​ Monday through Friday​ Less than 2 hours​ Manual, Automation (CASA)​
For billing questions, see Contacts
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
​89310
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.