TITLE

postcoital test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1739
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition for the term 'postcoital test," which refers to the sampling of the woman's cervical mucus within two hours aftermale ejaculation to determine the number of actively moving sperm in the specimen of infertile couples. In a favorable specimen, between 6 and 20 motile sperm should be seen per high-power microscopic field.
ACCESSION #
21241745

 

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