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Table 5 Clinical features and frequency of PCO/PCOS in obese and non-obese subjects

From: Prevalence of ultrasonography proved polycystic ovaries in North Indian women with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Characteristic Diabetic cases Controls P value
  Obese (n = 55) Non-obese (n = 50) Obese (n = 30) Non-obese (n = 30)  
Menstrual irregularity      
Oligomenorrhea 9 (16.4%) 4 (8.0%) 0 0 0.014
Polymenorrhea 2 (3.6%) 0 0 0 0.256
Mennorrhagia 9 (16.4%) 4 (8.0%) 0 0 0.014
Hirsutism 7 (12.7%) 2 (4.0%) 2 (6.7%) 4 (13.3%) 0.346
Acne 2 (3.6%) 1 (2.0%) 1 (3.3%) 1 (3.3%) 0.966
Acanthosis nigricans 2 (3.6%) 0 0 0 0.256
PCO 34 (61.8%) 30 (60.0%) 14 (46.7%) 8 (26.7%) 0.009
PCOS 22 (40.0%) 17 (34.0%) 10 (33.3%) 8 (16.7%) 0.181