Skip to main content

Table 1 Clinical and hormonal features of sub-fertile women divided according to their autoimmune thyroid (ATD) status. Results are expressed as mean (95 % confidence interval) or percent of the corresponding group

From: Anti-Mullerian hormone as a predictor of ovarian reserve in ART protocols: the hidden role of thyroid autoimmunity

  ATD negative ATD-positive P
N = 233 N = 55
Age (years) 34.64 (33.1–34.1) 35.8 ± 3.62 (34.9–36.8) 0.106.
BMI (kg/m2) 22.62 (22.1–23.1) 21.91 (21.1–22.6) 0.174
PCOS (%)a 9.3 7.3 0.613
Endometriosis (%) 15.8 7.27 0.114
Male factor (%) 30.9 36.4 0.434
AMH (ng/mL) 2.27 (1.7–2.3) 1.40 (1.0–1.7) 0.034
TSH (mIU/L) 1.86 (1.7–1.9) 1.96 (1.7–2.2) 0.536
FSH (IU/L)b 7.96 (7.4–8.4) 9.57 (8.1–11.0) 0.009
LH (IU/L)b 6.78 (4.1–9.4) 6.80 (4.9–8.6) 0.994
Estradiol (pg/mL)b 61.40 (55.5–67.3) 70.65 (51.8–89.4) 0.227
Prolactin (ng/mL)b 17.26 (15.3–19.8) 15.60 (13.3–17.9) 0.442
Progesterone (ng/dL)c 11.8 (10.4–13.1) 9.48 (7.3–11.5) 0.107
  1. aPCOS: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  2. bon cycle day 3
  3. con cycle day 21