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Table 5 Comparison of IL18 gene promoter polymorphism between obese PCOS women and lean PCOS women

From: Association of polymorphisms of interleukin-18 gene promoter region with polycystic ovary syndrome in chinese population

  Obese PCOS n=54(%) Lean PCOS n=64(%) χ 2 P
Position -607 genotype     
CC 9(14.0) 9(16.7) 0.510 0.775
CA 26(54.7) 35(48.1)   
AA 19(31.3) 20(35.2)   
Alleles     
C 44(40.7) 53(41.4) 0.011 0.918
A 64(59.3) 75(58.6)   
Position -137 genotype     
GG 42(77.7) 50(78.1) 1.217 0.544
GC 11(20.4) 14(21.9)   
CC 1(1.9) 0   
Alleles     
G 95(88.0) 114(89.1) 0.070 0.791
C 13(12.0) 14(10.9)