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Table 5 Sexually transmitted infections on semen quality in patients with LCS

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

  Uuu Uup3 Uup6 MH MG CT Negative P valuea
Semen volume (ml), median (Q1, Q3) 2.0
(1.1, 2.9)
3.0
(2.7, 5.1)
2.8
(1.8, 3.6)
2.1
(1.6, 2.8)
1.5
(1.1, 1.8)b
2.0
(1.0, 2.5)
2.9
(2.0, 4.0)
0.003
Sperm concentration (× 106/ml), median (Q1, Q3) 35.1
(26.8, 62.0)
60.9
(27.7, 106.1)
110.6
(17.6, 254.6)
45.1
(22.8, 83.2)
48.2
(27.0, 97.7)
46.7
(30.8, 121.5)
69.2
(28.8, 106.8)
0.65
Progressive sperm motility (%), median (Q1, Q3) 33.1
(18.4, 43.2)
30.3
(21.3, 38.6)
32.7
(10.5, 58.0)
34.7
(15.8, 41.6)
40.3
(19.6, 50.1)
39.5
(36.5, 55.4)
31.5
(19.0, 45.1)
0.69
Total sperm motility (%), median (Q1, Q3) 37.7
(19.8, 50.0)
39.6
(27.0, 50.8)
39.1
(12.1, 68.1)
40.2
(19.2, 46.1)
46.0
(22.2, 55.5)
55.2
(44.3, 65.1)
38.2
(22.5, 55.6)
0.56
Normal sperm morphology (%), median (Q1, Q3) 5.0
(3.3, 6.0)
5.5
(2.8, 8.0)
4.0
(2.0, 11.0)
5.0
(4.0, 6.0)
5.5
(3.5, 6.0)
6.0
(3.5, 7.5)
5.0
(3.3, 7.0)
0.99
Leukocytes (×106/ml), median (Q1, Q3) 6.2
(4.1, 11.9)
4.2
(3.1, 6.0)
2.9
(2.4, 8.1)
3.8
(3.1, 6.2)
4.3
(2.4, 6.3)
5.5
(4.0, 9.1)
4.2
(2.6, 7.0)
0.55
  1. Data are presented as medians (interquartile range, IQR). Q1: 25th percentile. Q3: 75th percentile. aP value according to the Kruskal-Wallis test. bP < 0.05 vs. negative group