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Table 1 Levels of serum LH and testosterone according to LH-RH agonist activity

From: Accuracy of serum luteinizing hormone and serum testosterone measurements to assess the efficacy of medical castration in prostate cancer patients

Group Serum LHa Serum testosterone
p 50 p 25-p75 p 2.5 p 97.5 p 50 p 25-p 75 p 2.5 p 97.5
On LH-RH agonist 0.12 0.12–0.12 0.12 0.85 32.7 23.8–44.9 11.6 78.4
Off LH-RH agonist 8.69 5.18–14.79 1.17 37.42 69.9 32.4–131.7 10.0 542.6
Never LH-RH agonist 4.45 3.11–4.46 1.39 16.51 385.6 294.5–506.4 182.9 745.7
P value On vs Off 0.0001 0.0001
P value On vs No 0.0001 0.0001
P value Off vs No 0.0001 0.0001
  1. aLuteinizng hormone; Values of LH and testosterone expressed as percentiles