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Table 6 Adjusteda mean concentrations of circulating hormones and other biomarkersb by current alcohol intake among 196 postmenopausal control women

From: Alcohol and breast cancer risk among Asian-American women in Los Angeles County

Alcoholc E1
pg/ml
E2
pg/ml
Free E2
pg/ml
Total T
ng/dl
Free T
pg/ml
SHBG
nM
Adione
pg/ml
DHEAS
μg/dl
IGF-1
ng/ml
IGFBP-3
μg/ml
Adiponectin
ng/ml
No (n = 147) 31.3 10.2 4.1 17.9 5.2 38.8 461 64.0 115.7 4.4 12.0
Yes (n = 49) 34.7 10.3 5.0 19.6 6.5 45.5 509 74.4 113.8 4.0 14.3
P 0.11 0.92 0.32 0.31 0.27 0.09 0.20 0.23 0.78 0.03 0.10
  1. aLeast-square means were adjusted for age, Asian ethnicity, birthplace, education, age at menarche, parity, type of menopause, age at menopause, and current BMI. bE1, estrone; E2, estradiol; Free E2, non-SHBG-bound estradiol; T, testosterone; Free T, non-SHBG-bound testosterone; SHBG, sex-hormone-binding globulin; Adione, androstenedione; DHEAS, dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate; IGF-1, insulin-like growth factor-1; IGFBP-3, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3. cBased on 49 current drinkers (11 Chinese, 18 Japanese, 20 Filipino) and 147 noncurrent drinkers (42 Chinese, 48 Japanese, 57 Filipino).