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Table 1 The clinical characteristics of subjects

From: Metabolic heterogeneity of follicular amino acids in polycystic ovary syndrome is affected by obesity and related to pregnancy outcome

  Control (n = 48) PCOS (n = 63) p-value
Age (y) 29.88 ±0.51 29.60 ± 0.32 0.653
BMI (kg/m2) 22.84 ±0.49 24.40 ± 0.47 0.025
LH/FSH 0.53 ± 0.04 1.30 ±0.08 <.001
FSH (U/L) 6.48 ±0.23 6.02 ±0.22 0.154
LH (U/L) 3.34 ±0.22 7.62 ±0.50 <0.001
A (nmol/L) 7.45 ± 0.51 13.57 ±0.86 <0.001
Fasting glucose (mmol/L) 4.73 ± 0.07 4.72 ± 0.07 0.949
Fasting insulin (μU/L ) 7.60 ± 0.49 11.37 ± 0.71 <0.001
HOMA-IR 1.54 ± 0.12 2.42 ± 0.16 <0.001
  1. Values were expressed as mean ± SEM. Comparisons between groups were done with t test after testing for equality of variance. BMI, body mass index; HOMA-IR: homeostatic model index of insulin resistance.