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Table 2 Age at diagnosis, by sex, in patients with isolated growth hormone deficiency, ectopic neurohypophysis, isolated congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and gonadal dysgenesis

From: Age at diagnosis in patients with chronic congenital endocrine conditions: a regional cohort study from a reference center for rare diseases

  Female
Median age (interquartile range), in years
Male
Median age (interquartile range), in years
p
Isolated growth hormone deficiency 8.83
(4.33–11.25)
n = 614
8.17
(4.50–11.42)
n = 979
0.073
Ectopic posterior pituitary syndrome 2.50
(0.83–4.83)
n = 141
4.00
(0.50–8.27)
n = 223
0.001
Isolated congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism 18.50
(16.00–26.00)
n = 299
16.00
(11.88–23.00)
n = 462
< 0.001
Gonadal dysgenesis 46,XY/45,X 0.00
(0.00–0.08)
n = 19
0.00
(0.00–11.6)
n = 49
0.026
  1. Values are expressed as median (interquartile range), or number