hello there i been diagnosed with "Oligonecrotozoospermia" while the doctor dint tell me anything more than that and he recommending to start icsi and sperm harvesting with micro-T wich non of this are cheap , my question here do a man with Oligonecrotozoospermia (1.8 million on the count.. 100% immotile) do i have any chances to retrieve "good" sperm with this micro-T surgery or i will just lose insane money on this chasing ghosts so i just start HRT ?they doctor says I should try but you know its his clinic he will get a lot of money out of it so maybe he just wanting me to do the surgery "at less here doctors are traders who want every thing in your pocket they don't care about anything else " please help me this is very important . thanks .
Hi! Hey! I am a doctor too! If you were my patient, I would advise you to consider carefully what are your priorities. There are many options here, including donor sperm which would save you a bundle if you and your partner could feel comfortable with that. I would also encourage you to write down a list of questions for your doc, and go in for a consultation before starting the process. I would ask what the percentages are--his personal ones compared with national success rates. You will also want to consider your partner's fertility--the likelihood that she is going to produce healthy eggs that will be fertilizable is very important too--you don't want to waste your sperm, if they are retrieved. If her fertility is not excellent, adoption is another option. There are SO many variables and you are correct that they are all very pricey. Go sit down with your doctor (not the nurse) and find out what your percentage chance of taking home a baby is before you give him your credit card info. Good luck! Dr B
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