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Table 1 Clinical and laboratory variables among cases and controls (n = 150)

From: Depression and anxiety among hyperthyroid female patients and impact of treatment

Variable Hyperthyroid group (n = 75) Euthyroid group (n =7 5) P value
Age (years) 33.37±7.61a 33.37±7.61 1.0
T3 (ng/ml) 3.49±1.05 2.38±11.54 <0.001
T4 (mcg/dl) 16.89±2.24 7.02±1.51 <0.001
TSH (mIU/l) .09±.08 2.88±1.66 <0.001
HAM-A scores 27.1 ±6.14 15.5±6.11 <0.001
HAM-D scores 21±5.66 16 ±6.1 <0.001
Duration of symptoms (months) 8.12±0.17  
Underlying aetiology of hyperthyroidism  
 Graves’ disease 30 (40%)
 Toxic nodular hyperthyroidism 9 (12%)
Indeterminate aetiology 36 (48%)
  1. a Values are expressed as mean ± SD unless specified otherwise