Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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SEMEN ANALYSIS COMPLETE WITH STRICT MORPHOLOGY

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB3037         Geisinger Epic ID: 31518

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Semen
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2-5 mL semen
Special notes:
Testing needs to be scheduled. Patients call 1-800-275-6401 (ask for Diagnostic Services) or dial direct to 570-808-5775 to schedule an appointment.

Physicians call 1-800-332-8901 to schedule an appointment. State "appointments" when prompted at the menu. Testing is performed at GWV Monday-Friday only, 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. (no weekends or holidays) by appointment only, two appointments per day.

GMC patients call 570-271-5620 to schedule an appointment with Fertility. Testing is performed in Fertility Department.
Patient preparation:
Two days' abstinence.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Specimen cannot be refrigerated. 
Transport temperature:
Room temperature. Deliver immediately to the lab.
Specimen stability:
Specimen for infertility testing must be delivered within 60 minutes after collection and kept as close to the body as possible to maintain temperature while being transported to the lab.
Rejection criteria:
Refrigerated specimen. Specimen collection time exceeding 60 minutes.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
89310
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Semen Color, Turbidity, Liquefaction, pH, Agglutination, Semen Viscosity, Sperm Concentration, Total Sperm Count, Percent Motile Sperm, Sperm Morphology, Progressive, Non-Progressive Motility, Motile Sperm Concentration, Total Motile Sperm Count, Percent Dead Sperm, Round Cells, Time of Specimen Collection, and Time Specimen Examined.
Methodology:
Microscopic and Macroscopic Evaluation
Synonyms:
Semen Analysis
SEANAL
Clinical significance:
This test is useful for assessing male fertility.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Patricia Tsang MD    
Review Date: 12/15/2020

Performing Locations

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

Performing laboratory: ATL+
Technical Lead: Julia Bell    
Frequency: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. by appointment only, two appointments per day. No weekends or holidays.    
Performed stat? No
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