Semen samples should be brought directly to Andrology by
Instructions can be found in the patient booklets for vasectomy
semen analysis and infertility semen analysis. Ensure that the
specimen container supplied by Andrology has the top screwed on
tightly to prevent the specimen from leaking and place the
container into the biohazard bag provided. The patient must then
bring the specimen directly to Andrology reception.
Specimens for antisperm antibodies can be posted to
Postal regulations for the transport of pathological material
must be adhered to.
The primary sample container must be leak proof and be
wrapped in sufficient absorbent material to absorb any
spillage. The primary container and absorbent material must
be placed in a single sample bag with the request form in the
pouch.The sample bag should be placed into a leak-proof secondary