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Table 3 Correlation of serum Gal-1 levels with bone mineral density of femoral neck, total hip and L1-L4 in men

From: Age-related trabecular bone loss is associated with a decline in serum Galectin-1 level

  Serum Gal-1 levels (ng/ml)
r p
FN BMD (g/cm2) 0.4283 < 0.001
TH BMD (g/cm2) 0.4390 < 0.001
L1–4 BMD (g/cm2) 0.3328 < 0.01
  1. BMI body mass index, BMD bone mineral density, FN femoral neck, TH total hip, L1-4 L1-L4 lumbar spine