Semen For Fertility

Semen For Fertility


  • Abstain from sexual intercourse for at least 3 days and not longer than 7 days prior to test.
  • DO NOT use a condom or any form of lubricant.
  • Obtain specimen by masturbation or withdrawal method.
  • Collect the entire specimen into the container provided.
  • Keep the specimen at body temperature (approx 37 degrees C), by wrapping it in a bag, and holding under your armpit or against your body.
  • Ensure your name and date of birth are clearly written on the container
  • Ensure the date and time of collection are written on the form.
  • Return the specimen and request form directly to the main Labtests Laboratory at:

  • 37-41 Carbine Road, Mt Wellington, between the hours of:
  • 7 am – 34.30 pm :   Monday to Friday       
  • 8 am – 12 noon :   Saturday
  • Please Note:  We are unable to accept specimens on Sunday’s or Public Holidays.
  • Specimens MUST be delivered within 1 hour of collection

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NOTE: Labtests do not provide facilities for the collection of samples

Date Issued: 29/06/2018 PCS-PI-002

Authorised by: HOD, Patient Services