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Table 2 Median (10th and 90th percentiles) of hormone concentrations in cases and controls

From: Premenopausal serum androgens and breast cancer risk: a nested case-control study

  Case subjects
(n= 356)
Control subjects
(n= 683)
P-value
Testosterone, nmol/L 0.90 (0.41, 2.07) 0.83 (0.31, 1.87) 0.01
Free testosterone, pmol/L 11.91 (4.92, 32.01) 11.02 (3.70, 27.81) 0.01
Androstenedione, nmol/L 3.90 (1.97, 6.80) 3.74 (1.80, 6.53) 0.08
DHEAS, μmol/L 3.58 (1.57, 7.22) 3.33 (1.54, 6.75) 0.50
SHBG, nmol/L 48.3 (22.3, 87.2) 49.4 (21.7, 89.5) 0.64
  1. DHEAS, dehydroandrosterone sulfate; SHBG, sex hormone-binding globulin.