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Table 3 Frequency of hyperhaploidy of chromosomes 15, 18, X and Y in the nuclei of leukocytes from the azoospermic carrier of dic(9;13)(p11.2;p12), the group of nine patients with azoospermia (A), and the mean control values obtained for seven fertile donors with normozoospermia (C)

From: Cytogenetic and molecular analyses of de novo translocation dic(9;13)(p11.2;p12) in an infertile male

Karyotype 47,+15 47,+18 47,+X 47,+Y 48,+XY Polyploidy 4n
Carrier of dic(9;13) 0.37^ 0.29^ 0.85^ 1.15^ 0.02 0.13^
Patients with azoospermia (A)       
No. 1 0.17 0.18 0.25 0.04 0.01 0.04
No. 2 0.11 0.19 0.32 0.29 0.01 0.04
No. 3 0.28 0.20 0.50 0.04 0.01 0.07
No. 4 0.09 0.26 0.10 0.10 0.01 0.11
No. 5 0.06 0.06 0.20 0.07 0.01 0.06
No. 6 0.42 1.42 0.74 0.42 0.07 0.28
No. 7 0.22 0.22 0.43 0.17 0.03 0.20
No. 8 0.42 0.15 0.47 0.25 0.03 0.19
No. 9 0.42 0.38 0.51 0.51 0.03 0.09
Mean value (A) ± SD 0.24^ ± 0.15 0.34^ ± 0.42 0.39^ ± 0.20 0.21^ ± 0.18 0.02 ± 0.02 0.12^ ± 0.08
Control group (n=7)       
Mean value (C) ± SD 0.08 ± 0.04 0.06 ± 0.06 0,11 ± 0.07 0.08 ± 0.06 0.01 ± 0.01 0.04 ± 0.03
Range 0.04 – 0.14 0.01 – 0.16 0.04 – 0.25 0.04 – 0.20 0.00 – 0.02 0.01 – 0.09
  1. ^values significantly higher from mean control value C [p<0.05].
  2. values were significantly higher from mean control value A [p<0.05].