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Table 1 Characteristics of male partners in the 2 groups

From: Males with low serum levels of vitamin D have lower pregnancy rates when ovulation induction and timed intercourse are used as a treatment for infertile couples: results from a pilot study

  GROUP 1 GROUP 2 P Value
Normal Vit D Low Vit D
Age (years) 34.1 ± 3.8 36.5 ± 1.4 n.s.
Body mass index (kg/m2) 24.6 ± 2.5 23.8 ± 2.7 n.s.
Systolic Blood Pressure (mmHg) 125.8 ± 11.3 121.2 ± 9.2 n.s.
Blood glucose (mg/dl) 101.7 ± 7.1 98.8 ± 10.7 n.s.
Serum PSA (ng/mL)a 2.6 ± 0.5 2.1 ± 0.6 n.s.
Smoking (n/tot) 12/36 17/54 n.s.
  1. Values are mean ± SD
  2. a PSA prostate specific antigen