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Table 3 Average levels of hormones according to histology type.

From: Low salivary testosterone levels in patients with breast cancer

  Cases (sd) p-value
Testosterone   
IDC/ILC 27.8 (14.4)  
DCIS 24.8 (11.3) 0.146
E1   
IDC/ILC 5.21 (4.5)  
DCIS 4.15 (3.3) 0.162
E2   
IDC/ILC 2.09 (1.5)  
DCIS 1.70 (1.2) 0.132
E3   
IDC/ILC 3.55 (3.5)  
DCIS 3.33 (2.3) 0.976
DHEAS   
IDC/ILC 5.38 (4.3)  
DCIS 5.03 (4.4) 0.585
  1. IDC, infiltrating ductal carcinoma, ILC, infiltrating lobular carcinoma, DCIS, ductal carcinoma in situ. IDC/ILC, 298 cases, DCIS, 53 cases, 6 cases were missing. Sd, standard deviation.
  2. Testosterone pg/ml, Estrone (E1) pg/ml, Estradiol (E2) pg/ml, Estriol (E3) pg/ml, DHEAS ng/ml