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Table 3 Patient details and sample distribution for each experiment

From: An assessment of the multifactorial profile of steroid-metabolizing enzymes and steroid receptors in the eutopic endometrium during moderate to severe ovarian endometriosis

Group [N]Subgroup (n)DescriptionAge (Mean ± SD)BMI (Mean ± SD)Cycle daya (Mean ± SD)Number of samples used in each experiment
qRTPCRWBELISA
Control (C) [28]FPC (13)Fertile Proliferative Control25.3 ± 1.220.1 ± 1.18.2 ± 1.21044
IFPC (6)Infertileb Proliferative Control26.8 ± 2.119.8 ± 1.210.5 ± 0.9444
FSC (6)Fertile Secretory Control32.4 ± 1.722.2 ± 1.324 ± 1.3444
IFSC (7)Infertileb Secretory Control32.5 ± 2.722.4 ± 0.822 ± 1.8444
OvarianFPU (17)Fertile Proliferative Eutopic31.9 ± 1.320.3 ± 0.99 ± 0.81174
endometriosisIFPU (13)Infertileb Proliferative Eutopic27.2 ± 1.722.1 ± 1.311 ± 1.3744
(OE) [29]FSU (11)Fertile Secretory Eutopic34.4 ± 1.822.6 ± 1.722 ± 1.6674
 IFSU (11)Infertileb Secretory Eutopic19.6 ± 2.321.8 ± 1.123 ± 1.9954
  1. acycle day of tissue collection
  2. bprimary infertility cases only. BMI Body mass index, ELISA Steroid ELISA, qRTPCR quantitative RTPCR, WB Western blotting