Table 1

Age, body mass index and CDC Symptom score in female patients and controls&

Patients n = 15

Controls n = 15


Age (y)

35.5 ± 11.9

35.6 ± 14.0


Body mass index (kg/m2)

23.1 ± 5.4

22.7 ± 4.3


CDC Symptom score

59.5 ± 13.1

5.0 ± 4.5*


& Data are presented as mean ± SD

*.Statistically significant difference between patients and controls at P < 0.01

Vermeulen et al. Journal of Translational Medicine 2010 8:93   doi:10.1186/1479-5876-8-93

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