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Table 1 Semen parameters and its association with leukocytospermia

From: The effect of low level leukocytospermia on oxidative stress markers in infertile men

Parameters Seminal leukocytes (X 106 WBC/mL)
  No leukocytes 0.1 – 1 WBC > 1 WBC
Concentration (X 106/mL) 53.04 ± 56.76 69.04 ± 80.72 39.35 ± 39.98
Motility (%) 48.37 ± 17.42 47.33 ± 25.74 49.23 ± 19.56
Normal morphology (%) 3.42 ± 3.12 3.56 ± 3.16 4.14 ± 3.79
ROS (RLU/ sec) 116.7 (49; 550.3) 944.8 (127; 3315.4)a 61286.8 (6905; 234876)a,b
DNA damage (%) 19.89 ± 17.31 26.47 ± 19.64a 24.60 ± 17.47
  1. Results are presented as mean ± SD for all the parameters except ROS which is presented as median (25th; 75th percentile).
  2. aP <0.05 statistically significant compared to non leukocytospermic group.
  3. bP <0.05 statistically significant compared to low level leukocytospermic group.