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Table 1 Comparison of semen parameters (mean ± SD) in All Donors (n = 56) and Teratozoospermic Patients (n = 79)

From: Relationship amongst teratozoospermia, seminal oxidative stress and male infertility

Parameter All donors Teratozoospermic patients Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Cutoff value AUC value
Volume (mL) 3.36 ± 2.02 3.27 ± 1.62 89.7 23.2 5.0 0.482
Concentration (× 10 6 /mL) 54.26 ± 32.19 60.64 ± 53.58 55.7 63.6 41.7 0.529
Motility (%) 53.70 ± 15.00 57.66 ± 12.33 25.3 77.8 45.5 0.400
Normal morphology (%) 6.93 ± 3.91 1.52 ± 1.12* 100 78 3.5 0.916
Endtz test (WBC/mL) 1.04 ± 2.54 0.25 ± 0.87 N/A N/A N/A N/A
ROS (RLU/sec/10 6 sperm) 64.8 (21.1; 198.2)** 145.4 (41.5; 555.4)*; ** 63.9 65.1 85.9 0.614
  1. *Significant if P < 0.05; **Values are represented as median (25th, 75th percentile).