Table 5

Effect of Menopausal Status on Median PGE2 Concentrations in ng/mL in Plasma1

Before (N)

After (N)

Washout (N)

P value


Before v.

After (N)

After v.

Washout (N)

Before v.

Washout (N)


    Menopausal Population

High risk

Pre-

0.37 (11)

0.37 (11)

0.45 (10)

0.77 (11)

0.61 (10)

0.77 (10)

Post-

0.28 (15)

0.19 (15)

0.18 (13)

0.64 (15)

0.59 (13)

0.45 (13)

P value

0.53

0.47

0.04

Cancer

Pre-

0.25 (3)

0.35 (3)

NA

0.99 (3)

Post-

0.78 (9)

0.28 (9)

NA

0.01 (9)

P value

0.27

0.58


1: Abbreviations: N: sample size; NA: not applicable

Sauter et al. BMC Cancer 2006 6:248   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-6-248

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