Table 3—

Association of low testosterone levels with clinical variables

Patients
Control subjects
PPatients
Control subjects
P
TT ≤8 nmol/lTT 8–12 nmol/lTT >12 nmol/lBT ≤2.5 nmol/lBT 2.5–4 nmol/lBT >4 nmol/l
n7110917553131171
BMI >30 kg/m257 (80)74 (68)90 (51)0.000139 (74)90 (69)92 (54)0.006
WC >94 cm65 (92)104 (95)147 (84)0.00949 (92)123 (94)144 (84)0.005
A1C >6.5%51 (72)80 (73)100 (57)0.00840 (75)87 (66)104 (61)0.14
Hypertension49 (69)69 (63)110 (63)0.6433 (62)89 (68)106 (62)0.54
Smoking49 (69)71 (65)109 (62)0.5940 (75)80 (61)109 (64)0.17
  • Data are n (%). BT, bioavailable testosterone; TT, total testosterone; WC, waist circumference.