Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Comparison of the characteristics and outcomes between women with different follicular BMP-15 levels

From: Bone morphogenetic protein-15 in follicle fluid combined with age may differentiate between successful and unsuccessful poor ovarian responders

Parameter Low BMP-15 (110 cycles) High BMP-15 (97 cycles) P value
BMP-15 level 0.95 (0.64–1.12) 1.35 (1.18–2.09) <0.001a
Age (yrs) 34 (24–39) 34 (25–39) 0.670a
BMI (kg/m 2 ) 21.5 (15.8–33.8) 22.0 (15.2–28.0) 0.270 a
Basal FSH (IU/L) 7.46 (3.28–18.73) 8.0 (3.19–17.29) 0.137a
No. of oocytes retrieved 3 (0–7) 3 (0–7) 0.396a
ET cycle/started cycle 81.8% 84.5% 0.602b
No. of embryos transferred 2 (0–3) 2 (0–3) 0.477a
Implantation rate/embryo 15% 25.3% 0.023b
Chemical pregnancy rate/ET cycle 23.3% 41.5% 0.011b
Clinical pregnancy rate/ET cycle 21.1% 37.8% 0.016b
Live born rate/ET cycle 15.6% 30.5% 0.019b
Miscarriage rate 26.3% 19.4% 0.567b
  1. a Values presented as medians (ranges) and compared by the Mann-Whitney-U test.
  2. b Values are compared with Chi-square test (likelihood ratio).