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Table 2 Prolidase activity and demographic characteristics of the study groups (mean ± SD)

From: Serum prolidase activity in benign joint hypermobility syndrome

  Hypermobile (n = 45) Normal (n = 40) p
Age (years) 25.26 ± 6.69 25.45 ± 7.14 0.9
Weight (kg) 55.63 ± 8.91 55.73 ± 8.13 0.9
Height (cm) 161.6 ± 5.01 161.32 ± 4.15 0.9
BMI (kg/m2) 21.32 ± 3.55 21.41 ± 3.06 0.5
Beighton score (mean ± SD) 6.64 ± 1.28 0.65 ± 0.89 <0.001
  Min 4 0  
  Max 9 3  
Prolidase (pg/mL) 479.52 ± 126.50 555.97 ± 128.77 0.007
New York posture rating test score 49.04 ± 16.22 58.82 ± 3.56 0.001
  1. BMI, Body mass index.
  2. Significance was defined as p < 0.05.