Huhner test


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Huhner test

 [hoon´er]
determination of the number and condition of spermatozoa in mucus aspirated from the canal of the cervix uteri within 2 hours after coitus.
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postcoital test

a test on cervical mucus about time of ovulation to evaluate its receptivity to sperm.
Synonym(s): Huhner test
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Huhner,

Max, U.S. urologist, 1873-1947.
Huhner test - determination of sperm quantity and motility in specimens obtained from the cervical canal following coitus, performed around the time of ovulation.
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