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Table 3 Associations between digit ratios (2D:4D) and clinical features of PCOS.

From: Digit ratios by computer-assisted analysis confirm lack of anatomical evidence of prenatal androgen exposure in clinical phenotypes of polycystic ovary syndrome

  R Left 2D:4D P-value R Right 2D:4D P-value
BMI (kg/m2) 0.144 0.092 0.102 0.231
Modified FG Score* 0.203 0.017 0.158 0.062
Total Testosterone (nmol/l) 0.251 0.005 0.204 0.023
Free Androgen Index (%) 0.256 0.005 0.208 0.021
Total Follicle Count 0.087 0.301 0.093 0.275
Ovarian Volume (ml) 0.097 0.255 0.097 0.253
Menstrual Cycle Length (d) 0.033 0.703 -0.013 0.881
  1. *Modified Ferriman-Gallwey (FG) scale used to denote level of hirsutism.