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Table 2 Frequency of STI pathogens in semen samples

From: Sexually transmitted infections and semen quality from subfertile men with and without leukocytospermia

Pathogen Overall (n = 195) LCS (n = 88) Non-LCS (n = 107) P
UU 58 (29.2) 25 (28.4) 33 (30.8) 0.71
Uuu, n (%) 17 (8.7) 7 (8.0) 10 (9.3) 0.73
Uup, n (%) 41 (21.0) 18 (20.5) 23 (21.5) 0.86
Uup1, n (%) 4 (2.1) 1 (1.1) 3 (2.8) 0.63*
Uup3, n (%) 19 (9.7) 10 (11.4) 9 (8.4) 0.49
Uup6, n (%) 16 (8.2) 7 (8.0) 9 (8.4) 0.91
Uup14, n (%) 2 (1.0) 0 (0) 2 (1.9) 0.50*
MH, n (%) 16 (8.2) 10 (11.4) 6 (5.6) 0.15
MG, n (%) 4 (2.1) 4 (4.5) 0 (0) 0.04*
CT, n (%) 7 (3.6) 5 (5.7) 2 (1.9) 0.25*
HSV-2, n (%) 2 (1.0) 1 (1.1) 1 (0.9) 0.99*
NG, n (%) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) -
Total 87 (44.6) 45 (52.3) 42 (39.3) 0.10
  1. Data are presented as frequency. P values were derived from Pearson’s chi-square test if not otherwise indicated
  2. *Fisher’s exact test