Antibodies, Antisperm

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Antispermatozoal antibody, infertility screen.

Common Use:
To evaluate testicular fertility and identify causes of infertility such as congenital defects, cancer, and torsion.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a red-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Immunoassay)

ResultSperm Bound by Immunobead (%)
Negative0–15
Weak positive16–30
Moderate positive31–50
Strong positive51–100

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TY - ELEC T1 - Antibodies, Antisperm ID - 425023 Y1 - 2017 PB - Davis's Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425023/all/Antibodies__Antisperm ER -