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Table 3 Age and 24-h measures of reproductive hormones and 6-hydroxymelatoninsulfate of the first study population

From: Reliability of a dried urine test for comprehensive assessment of urine hormones and metabolites

Variable All Female (n = 15) Male (n = 11)
Age (years) 36.8 ± 14.5 33.7 ± 7.8 37.8 ± 18
Estrone (ug/d)a 13.69 (6.32, 19.16) 18.75 (6.83, 23.68) 7.67 (6.26, 13.68)
Estradiol (ug/d)` 1.73 (0.80, 3.26) 3.17 (0.89, 4.19) 1.14 (0.70, 1.62)
Estriol (ug/d)a 6.82 (3.57, 12.80) 11.64 (6.14, 16.55) 5.56 (3.45, 6.91)
2-Hydroxyestrone (ug/d)a 3.33 (1.27, 6.24) 5.82 (0.77, 8.46) 2.26 (1.27, 4.03)
2-Hydroxyestradiol (ug/d)a 0.25 (0.11, 0.67) 0.58 (0.06, 0.81) 0.19 (0.11, 0.26)
4-Hydroxyestrone (ug/d)a 0.37 (0.19, 0.75) 0.67 (0.19, 0.99) 0.30 (0.16, 0.36)
16-Hydroxyestrone (ug/d)a 0.89 (0.42, 1.48) 1.40 (0.36, 1.58) 0.49 (0.42, 0.90)
2-Methoxyestrone (ug/d)a 2.27 (1.30, 3.80) 3.56 (1.38, 5.50) 1.63 (1.05, 2.35)
Testosterone (ug/d)b 9.15 (4.97, 51.92) 5.43 (4.51, 8.01) 61.40 (42.14, 97.70)
Epitestosterone (ug/d)b 7.23 (4.01, 11.23) 4.44 (1.18, 7.49) 14.94 (7.99, 16.80)
5a-Dihydrotestosterone (ug/d)b 5.53 (2.72, 11.59) 2.72 (1.33, 5.46) 12.60 (9.88, 17.47)
Androsterone (ug/d)a 1331.99 (854.41, 1940.29) 1032.77 (691.70, 1528.59) 2083.52 (1005.51, 2716.33)
Etiocholanolone (ug/d)a 811.74 (463.17, 1045.23) 568.56 (430.73, 853.81) 1020.79 (716.22, 1423.92)
5α-Androstanediol (ug/d)b 102.50 (54.83, 197.14) 58.72 (46.49, 97.50) 229.01 (143.30, 292.53)
5β-Androstanediol (ug/d)a 35.58 (14.05, 60.75) 15.83 (9.38, 52.69) 60.75 (20.69, 122.18)
DHEA (ug/d) 166.14 (80.45, 431.61) 136.42 (80.45, 317.83 351.32 (52.69, 732.63)
6-Hydroxymelatoninsulfate (ug/ml) 7.87 (5.93, 13.85) 7.48 (5.93, 8.43) 12.21 (5.11, 20.06)
  1. Age presented as mean ± SD; hormone data presented as median (IQR) as these data were skewed
  2. a p < 0.05; b p < 0.01 for differences between males and females as assessed by the Wilcoxon rank-sum test
  3. DHEA: dehydroepiandrosterone