A study of bacterial types associated with males infertility in AL-Najaf AL-Ashraf Governorate.

Kais Khudhair Abdulabbas ALhadrawi, Siham Jasim Mohsen AL-Kaabi Jasim Mohsen AL-Kaabi, Ihsan Edan . AL-Saimary


A total of 328 seminal fluid samples were collected from infertile patients with various types of infertility; Azoospermia, oligozoospermia, asthenozoospermia, teratozoospermia aged between 19 to 60 years, in comparsion with control group (Normospermia) during march until August 2013.      The biggest number of infertility were in age 19-29 years which reached 143(44%) ,followed by 30-39 years 109 (33%) and ˃ 40 years  76(23%) . There are  significant differences between various infertility types and age groups (p˂0.05).                                                                    

A total of 48 isolations of Gram positive and negative bacterial Types were isolated  Staphylococcus aureus has a highly prevalence from (45) infertile patients numbered 15 isolates in percentage (29%) , followed by other bacterial types : Streptococcus pyogenes ,  Klebsiella  Spp. , Escherichia coli, Enterobacter Spp.  and  Neisseria gonorrhea that numbers of isolations and percent ages as follows: 14(29%),7(15%) ,3 (6%),and 2(4%)  respectively . statistically, there are significant differences between numbers of bacterial isolates (P˂0.05).                                                                       


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