Table 7: Comparison between the reasons for admittance and the type of treatment before and after the admittance between the three groups.

Group 1Group 2Group 3
ObeseLean PCOSObese PCOS
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Hirsutism125 92 79
Menstrual disturbances125 92 79
Infertility125 92 79
Obesity125 92 79
Other124 92 79
Mean hospital stay (days)125 94 82
COC before the admittance125 92 78
Metformin before the admittance125 92 78
Combination of COC and metformin before the admittance125 0% 92 65
Surgical treatment before the admittance125 92 78
COC after the admittance125 92 78
Metformin after the admittance125 92 78
Combination of COC and metformin before the admittance125 92 78
Surgical treatment after the admittance125 0% 92 0% 78 0%

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