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Table 2 Pulmonary function and oxygen saturation findings of the male participants in both COPD and control group

From: Erectile dysfunction and sex hormone changes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients

  COPD Control p value
SaO 2 (mm Hg) 93.24 ± 2.78 95.78 ± 1,92 0.000
FVC (% pred) 80.94 ± 18.9 94.77 ± 17.01 0.000
FEV1 (% pred) 60.64 ± 18.14 95.47 ± 17.53 0.000
FEV 1 /FVC (%) 57.66 ± 11.39 80.71 ± 6.18 0.000
Testosterone (ng/mL) 4.69 ± 2.59 5.35 ± 2.81 NS
FSH mIU/mL 12.54 ± 9.78 9.09 ± 6.53 0.024
LH mIU/ml 9.77 ± 6.16 6.64 ± 4.45 0.005
Estradiol (pg/mL) 39.1 ± 20.91 22.75 ± 14.38 0.000
  1. SaO 2 , Oxygen saturation; LH, Luteinizing hormone; FSH, Follicle-stimulating hormone; NS, not statistically significant.