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Semen Analysis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Semen Analysis
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.992
E05.200.992
Unique ID
D055101
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055101
Scope Note
The quality of SEMEN, an indicator of male fertility, can be determined by semen volume, pH, sperm concentration (SPERM COUNT), total sperm number, sperm viability, sperm vigor (SPERM MOTILITY), normal sperm morphology, ACROSOME integrity, and the concentration of WHITE BLOOD CELLS.
Entry Term(s)
Semen Quality
Semen Quality Analysis
NLM Classification #
QY 190
Previous Indexing
Cell Count (1969-1979)
Semen (1963-2008)
Sperm Count (1980-2009)
Sperm Motility (1975-2009)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Semen Analysis Preferred
Semen Quality Related
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