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Table 1 Evaluation of semen parameters in relation to hrHPV result

From: Impact of human papillomavirus infection on semen parameters and reproductive outcomes

Factor Semen samples P-value (total in semen samples) Penile swabs P-value (total in penile swabs)
Potential sperm donors Men from infertile couples Potential sperm donors Men from infertile couples
hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (n) hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (median) P-value hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (n) hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (median) P-value hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (n) hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (median) P-value hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (n) hrHPV+/ hrHPV- (median) P-value
Age 6/91 26/23 0.404 39/289 36/35 0.812 0.431 26/71 23/23 0.537 106/222 35/35 0.898 0.422
Semen pH 6/91 7.3/7.4 0.438 39/289 8/8 0.574 0.519 26/71 7.4/7.4 0.454 106/222 8/8 0.156 0.173
Semen volume (ml) 6/91 4.8/3 0.167 39/289 2/3 0.002 0.009 26/71 3.6/3 0.015 106/222 3/3 0.200 0.908
Sperm concentration (×106/ml) 6/91 31.2/56.5 0.549 39/288 13/26 0.020 0.009 26/71 46.8/58.5 0.883 106/221 23.5/25 0.286 0.251
Total sperm count (×106) 6/91 161.5/167.2 0.952 39/288 33/71.8 0.004 0.005 26/71 189.2/165.1 0.297 106/221 62.5/71.5 0.182 0.462
Motility (%) 6/90 50/51.5 0.970 39/288 53/58.5 0.109 0.181 26/70 52/51.5 0.201 106/221 57/58 0.580 0.884
Progressive motility (%) 6/90 35.5/39 0.958 39/288 34/35 0.136 0.110 26/70 36/39 0.923 106/221 35/35 0.515 0.456
Normal sperm morphology (%) 6/90 10.5/11 0.660 39/288 5/7 0.233 0.095 26/70 10.5/11 0.620 106/221 6.5/7 0.814 0.582
Number of sexual partners 6/88 7/3 0.053 33/276 7/5 0.143 0.021 26/68 6/3 0.008 99/210 6/4 0.003 < 0.001
Age of current sexual partner 4/49 24/25 0.827 37/281 32/32 0.700 0.886 14/39 25/24 0.940 104/214 31/32 0.226 0.628
  1. Statistically significant data (P-value < 0.05) are shown in bold