Table 2

Number of vertebral fractures, bone mineral density (T-score) and mental index in the control group (CG) and postsurgical hypoparathyroidism group (PhPTG)
CG Vertebral fracture T-score (L1-L4) MI * PhTPG Vertebral fracture T-score (L1-L4) MI
1 0 −2 3.02 1 0 2.7 3.36
2 0 1.2 3.59 2 0 0.3 2.80
3 0 0.0 3.60 3 0 −0.8 1.82
4 0 −1.8 3.32 4 3 (T6, T7, T11) 0.2 3.35
5 4 (T5, T6, T7, T11) 1.8 3.9 5 6 (T6, T8, T9, T10, T11, T12) 3.1 3.09
6 0 −1.6 3.48 6 3 (T6, T8, T11) −3.4 2.32
7 2 (T5, T6) −0.6 3.37 7 0 −0.9 2.20
8 0 −3.6 1.66 8 3 (L1, L3, L4) −0.5 3.50
9 0 −0.2 4.44 9 1 (T5) 1.2 3.30
10 0 −1 4.04 10 0 −1.5 2.26
11 0 −2.4 3.25 11 8 (T7, T8, T10, T11, L1, L2, L3, L4) 3.4 4.22
12 0 −0.2 2.74 12 1 (T11) 4.9 3.35
13 0 0.5 3.54 13 1 (L4) −1 2.02
14 0 1.1 3.30 14 0 0.1 3.44
15 0 −0.8 4.21 15 2 (T7, T8) −2.9 2.05
16 0 1.4 2.81 16 1 (T11) 0.9 1.38
17 0 −0.2 4.39 - - - -
Mean ± SD - −0.49 ± 1.47 3.45 ± 0.68 - - 0.36 ± 2.28 2.79 ± 0.78

*Indicates a significant difference between groups, P < 0.05.

Mendonça et al.

Mendonça et al. BMC Endocrine Disorders 2013 13:1   doi:10.1186/1472-6823-13-1

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