Table 2: Demographic and metabolic parameters of patients according to lower urinary tract symptoms (IPSS).

Continuous variablesMild ( )Moderate ( )Severe ( )P

Age (years)56 ± 861 ± 863 ± 9Mild versus moderate <0.001
Mild versus severe <0.001
Moderate versus severe = 0.3

Body mass index (Kg/m2)28 ± 528 ± 528 ± 41

Abdominal circumference (cm)98 ± 10100 ± 1197 ± 11Mild versus moderate 0.07
Mild versus severe 0.6
Moderate versus severe 0.2

Triglycerides (mg/dL)153 ± 104152 ± 89117 ± 62Mild versus moderate 0.9
Mild versus severe 0.09
Moderate versus severe 0.07

Cholesterol (mg/dL)193 ± 40192 ± 39184 ± 31Mild versus moderate 0.8
Mild versus severe 0.3
Moderate versus severe 0.3

High density cholesterol (mg/dL)44 ± 1540 ± 1237 ± 15Mild versus moderate 0.01
Mild versus severe = 0.03
Moderate versus severe 0.3

Glycemia (mg/dL)108 ± 37113 ± 41103 ± 26Mild versus moderate 0.2
Mild versus severe 0.5
Moderate versus severe 0.2

Systolic blood pressure (cm Hg)12 ± 113 ± 113 ± 1Mild versus moderate <0.001
Mild versus severe <0.001
Moderate versus severe 1

Diastolic blood pressure (cm Hg)8 ± 18 ± 19 ± 1Mild versus moderate 1
Mild versus severe <0.001
Moderate versus severe <0.001

Prostate volume (cm3)29 ± 933 ± 933 ± 10Mild versus moderate <0.001
Mild versus severe 0.04
Moderate versus severe 1

Data in bold font refers to P value <0.05.