Change from baseline in MetS components. Change from baseline (mean ± SE) in waist circumference (A), fasting blood glucose (B), systolic BP (C), diastolic BP (D), HDL cholesterol (E), and plasma triglycerides (F) in patients with metabolic syndrome (gray) and without metabolic syndrome (black) at 3, 6, and 12 months on TRT. *p ≤ 0.005, **p ≤ 0.05. Abbreviations: BP = blood pressure; HDL = high-density lipoprotein; MetS = metabolic syndrome; TRT = testosterone replacement therapy.
Bhattacharya et al. BMC Endocrine Disorders 2011 11:18 doi:10.1186/1472-6823-11-18