Sperm Count Post Vas

Test Code

Alias/See Also
Sperm Count
Post Vasectomy

CPT Codes

Preferred Specimen
Semen (entire ejaculate)

Patient Preparation
Abstain from sexual activities (no ejaculations) for at least two days prior to collection.

Collect Sample by masturbation without the use of lubricants.

Transport Container
Sterile cup

Transport Temperature
Room Temperature or Refrigerated

Specimen Stability
Room Temperature = 72 hours
Refrigerated = 72 hours
Frozen = N/A

Microscopic exam

Setup Schedule
Monday - Friday

Report Available
1 day

Clinical Significance
Post vasectomy sperm counts are used to determine adequacy of vasectomy. sperm should be absent if the procedure is adequate.

Performing Laboratory
CompuNet Clinical Laboratories, LLC
2308 Sandridge Drive
Moraine, OH 45439

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.