General Information

UPHSM LIS Test #: 344
Schedule: Monday-Friday
Testing Time: 1 day
Testing Lab: UP Health System-Marquette

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1 ml
Temperature: Refrigerate
Tube Type: semen
Collection Info:
1.  Proper collection is vital to ensure the optimal specimen
2.  Masturbation is the ONLY acceptable method of specimen collection.  The entire ejaculate must be collected into the plastic cup
      provided.  Latex and lubricants are toxic to sperm.
3.  The optimal place for collection is at the Laboratory
4.  Sample needs to arrive at the laboratory 30 minutes post collection and kept at body temperature.
5.  Samples should be collected after a minimum of 2 days and a maximum of 7 days of sexual abstinence.
6.  Make sure your name, date of birth, date and time of collection are written on the cup.
7.  A brief questionnaire needs to be filled out at the laboratory, or can be printed off the website and accompany the sample.
8.  You will also need a copy of the Dr.’s orders


Seliwanoff's test

Clinical Utilities

Investigation of male infertility.

CPT Codes


* The CPT codes provided 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 payer being billed.