Table 4.

Reported median concentrations of steroids in FF samples collected at oocyte retrieval from women undergoing ovarian stimulation.1

Present studyDe Sutter et al. (12)Andersen (13)Bergh et al. (14)Smitz et al. (15)
Follicular diameter, mm>15NAb>12>12NA
MethodLC-MS/MSLC-SpectroIAIAIA
17OHP, μg/L520460
DHEA, μg/L2.74.8
A4, μg/L6.819.314.118.614.6
Te, μg/L0.32.95.54.4
E1, μg/L2429
E2, μg/L240390594373431
F, μg/L53188
E, μg/L1218