Skip to main content

Table 1 Demographics of the study groups

From: A comparative study using early second-look laparoscopic evaluation of post-operative adhesion formation between two surgical procedures for polycystic ovarian syndrome

  Group I (n=37) Group II (n=39)
Mean±SD (range) age (yrs) 29.6±5.3 (21–36) 29.9±3.7 (24–37)
Mean±SD (range) BMI (kg/m2) 22.4±3.1 (18–28) 21.8±3.4 (18–27)
Smokers (no.) 6 11
Mean±SD (range) operation time (min) 56.1±5.4 (40–60) 58.1±8.2 (40–70)
Mean±SD (range) preoperative LH (mIU/ml) 13.1±2.4 (10.6–18.5) 13.7±2.9 (8.7–19.8)
Mean±SD (range) postoperative LH (mIU/ml) 5.1±1.0* (2.8–6.8) 4.9±1.3* (2.8–6.8)
Mean±SD (range) preoperative FSH (mIU/ml) 6.7±1.3 (4.9–9.1) 7.1±1.1 (5.2–8.9)
Mean±SD (range) postoperative FSH (mIU/ml) 6.5±1.0 (4.8–8.8) 6.8±1.0 (5.0–8.8)
Mean±SD (range) preoperative ASD (ng/ml) 2.6±0.8 (1.5–4.0) 2.5±0.5 (1.4–3.1)
Mean±SD (range) postoperative ASD (ng/ml) 0.9±0.4* (0.4–1.8) 0.9±0.3* (0.4–1.4)
  1. BMI=body mass index; LH=luteinizing hormone; FSH=follicle stimulating hormone; ASD=androstenedione
  2. *P<0.0001 vs. pre-operation