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Table 4 Relative odds ratios (OR) and 95 % confidence intervals (CI) for having chronic vulvar pain by log-transformed serum hormone levels at Visit 12 among women not using hormones

From: Chronic vulvar pain in a cohort of post-menopausal women: Atrophy or Vulvodynia?

Hormone (log) Unadjusted Model Adjusted Model*
Current Chronic Vulvar Pain vs none Past/Short-term Chronic Pain vs none Current Chronic Vulvar Pain vs none Past/Short-term Vulvar Pain vs none
OR (95 % CI) OR (95 % CI) OR (95 % CI) OR (95 % CI)
Visit 12 (N = 319)     
 E2 (average, pg/mL) 0.49 (0.28, 0.86)** 1.37 (0.86, 2.19) 0.58 (0.32, 1.04) 1.52 (0.92, 2.50)
 DHEA-S (ug/dL) 0.46 (0.29, 0.75) *** 1.09 (0.69, 1.73) 0.45 (0.28, 0.72)*** 1.07 (0.66, 1.74)
 FSH (mIU/mL) 1.13 (0.39, 3.28) 1.11 (0.60, 2.05) 0.76 (0.28, 2.10) 1.15 (0.56, 2.39)
 SHBG (nM) 1.45 (0.49, 4.31) 0.99 (0.52, 1.89) 1.00 (0.29, 3.47) 0.99 (0.47, 2.11)
 T (ng/dL) 0.13 (0.04, 0.48) *** 1.38 (0.55, 3.47) 0.14 (0.04, 0.56)*** 1.39 (0.53, 3.68)
  1. * adjusted for age, categorical BMI, and race
  2. ** p = .01; *** p < .01