BioMed Research International / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Subclinical Hypothyroidism in PCOS: Impact on Presentation, Insulin Resistance, and Cardiovascular Risk

Table 2

Frequency of thyroid disorders in study groups.

Thyroid disorderPCOS
(%)
Control
(%)
value

Overt hypothyroid3 ()00.01
Autoimmune thyroiditis25 ()2 ()<0.001
Subclinical hypothyroidism27 ()8 ()0.0002
Goitre25 ()2 ()0.02
Euthyroid68 ()91 ()<0.0001
Hyperthyroid2 ()1 ()NS

; statistically significant.