Table 1: Demographic parameters of patients according to the presence of metabolic syndrome.

Continuous variablesMetabolic syndrome ( )Nonmetabolic syndrome ( )P

Age (years)59 ± 957 ± 90.02
Body mass index (Kg/m2)30 ± 426 ± 4<0.001
Prostate volume (cm3)31 ± 929 ± 80.01
Total PSA1.69 ± 4.11.49 ± 4.00.30
Total testosterone (ng/dL)486 ± 250512 ± 2510.26
Free testosterone (ng/dL)90 ± 6697 ± 670.25
IPSS5 ± 77 ± 70.12

PSA: prostate specific antigen; IPSS: International Prostatic Symptoms Score.
Data in bold font refers to P value <0.05.