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Table 1 Characteristics of the patients who donated the myometrium biopsies analyzed in the present work (n = 60)

From: Influence of oxytocin receptor single nucleotide sequence variants on contractility of human myometrium: an in vitro functional study

CharacteristicValues a
Age (years)34.0 ± 5.1
BMI (before pregnancy)26.1 ± 8.5b
Gravidity (number)2.0 ± 1.2
Parity (number)1.4 ± 0.6
Comorbidities
 hypothyroidism10
 gestational diabetes10c
 obesity (BMI ≥ 30)6
 overweight (BMI ≥ 25)3
 gestational hypertension3
 hyperthyroidism1
 uterine atony1
 osteoporosis1
 anorexia1
Gestational age (weeks)38.3 ± 0.7
Cesarean (number)1.0 ± 0.0
  1. a for continuous variables given as mean ± S.D., otherwise as number
  2. b data available for n = 26
  3. c of these, 2 being treated with insulin