Table 6: Comparison between the data about clinical hyperandrogenism between the three groups.

Group 1Group 2Group 3
ObeseLean PCOSObese PCOS
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Clinical hyperandrogenism60 83 72
Hirsutism60 82 72
Increased hair growth on the upper lip48 67 55
Increased hair growth on the sideburns46 67 55
Increased hair growth on the beard47 67 55
Increased hair growth on the chest47 67 54
Increased hair growth on the abdomen48 67 56
Increased hair growth on the inner thighs48 66 55
Acne50 70 62
Androgenic alopecia50 73 63
Ferriman-Gallwey score12 37 15

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