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Table 6 Sperm motility

From: Vitamin C partially attenuates male reproductive deficits in hyperglycemic rats

Groups Normoglycemic
(n = 10)
Hyperglycemic
(n = 9)
Hyperglycemic + vitamin C (n = 9)
Mobile with progressive movement 68.4 [64.25 - 69.75] a 36.2 [28 - 46] b 35 [17.25 - 51.75] b
Mobile without progressive movement 8.5 [7 - 12.5] a 6.0 [4 - 12] a 9.0 [5.75 - 25.5] a
Immobile sperm 22.1 [19.25 - 24.5] a 56.3 [46 - 65] b 47.5 [38.75 - 50.25] b
  1. Values expressed as median [Q1 - Q3]. a, b Different letters indicate groups that differ statistically (p < 0.05). Kruskal - Wallis test, with the post hoc Dunn test.