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Semen Preparation using the Zavos Swim- up Column (ZSC) Dr. Panayiotis M. Zavos, Ed.S., Ph.D. President and CEO Zavos Diagnostic Laboratories, Inc. Lexington,

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1 Semen Preparation using the Zavos Swim- up Column (ZSC) Dr. Panayiotis M. Zavos, Ed.S., Ph.D. President and CEO Zavos Diagnostic Laboratories, Inc. Lexington, Kentucky USA “We did all this for you” Click to continue

2 Zavos Swim-up Column The ZSC-II Kit includes ZSC-II, plastic pipette, and 1mL syringe with needle. Click to continue

3 Zavos Swim-up Column Additional materials: SpermPrep Media SpermPrep Media LabTop incubator LabTop incubator IUI Catheter IUI Catheter Click to continue

4 Zavos Swim-up Column Remove ZSC from the pack and using sterile techniques, uncap the ZSC. Click to continue

5 Zavos Swim-up Column Add 2mL of semen directly into the bottom cone of the ZSC using the plastic pipette. Click to continue

6 Zavos Swim-up Column If the volume of semen is less than 2mL and does not reach the top of the cone, then gently add SpermPrep Media up to the top of the cone to make up the difference. Click to continue

7 Zavos Swim-up Column Using the syringe with needle, add 0.7mL of SpermPrep Media on the outside of the cone up to the top of the cone until the media touches and covers the semen. “This allows the healthy sperm to swim out of the semen and into the media.” “This allows the healthy sperm to swim out of the semen and into the media.” Click to continue

8 Zavos Swim-up Column Place the ZSC in the LabTop Incubator which is set at 35°C Click to continue

9 Zavos Swim-up Column Leave the ZSC in the LabTop Incubator for 45- 60 minutes. “This allows adequate numbers of high quality sperm to swim into the over layered media.” Click to continue

10 Zavos Swim-up Column Aspirate all the media, which should contain all the motile and healthy sperm, from the outside of the cone. Click to continue

11 Zavos Swim-up Column Simply, attach the syringe to the catheter of your choice (TomCat shown) and perform the Intra Uterine Insemination (IUI). “It is that simple!” Click to continue

12 Zavos Swim-up Column To order your ZSC Kits, LabTop incubator, SpermPrep Media, and IUI Catheters, please call us at 1-800-998-4567 or1-859-278-6806 You may also e-mail us you order at info@zdlinc.com info@zdlinc.com or order online at www.zdlinc.com www.zdlinc.com


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