Table 5: Comparison between the family history for chronic diseases between the three groups.

Group 1Group 2Group 3
ObeseLean PCOSObese PCOS
nnn

Diabetes mellitus (%)106 79 75
Arterial hypertension (%)106 79 75
Dislipidema (%)105 79 0% 75 0%
Obesity (%)106 79 75
CHD (coronary heart disease) (%)106 79 75
Menstrual disturbances (%)106 79 75
PCOS (%)106 79 74

* ; ** ; *** between group 2 and group 3.
; ∧∧ ; ∧∧ between group 1 and group 2.
n = number of patients.