Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 6 Pathological changes in spermatozoa

From: Contagious epididymitis due to Brucella ovis: relationship between sexual function, serology and bacterial shedding in semen

Pathological changes of spermatozoa Mean ± SD* Median* Maximum*
Detached head 10.8 ± 14.6 4.1 80.7
Elongated head 0.1 ± 0.4 0 4.0
Proximal droplet 0.4 ± 1.6 0 19.5
Distal droplet 0.1 ± 0.6 0 6.1
Isolated tail 5.2 ± 7.3 1.6 38.5
Bent tail 7.6 ± 7.2 5.6 51.5
Coiled tail 3.8 ± 4.8 2.0 28.5
Broken tail 1.2 ± 1.5 0.5 8.0
  1. *%