Table 4

Adjusteda geometric mean levels of serum E1, E2, and androstenedione (pg/ml) by other dietary factors

VariableE1E2Androstenedione
Alcohol use
 No30.313.1426.8
 Monthly or more29.913.9473.5
 2p0.930.660.69
Coffee
 <Daily30.213.0459.5
 Daily30.313.2415.8
 2p0.960.780.44
Tea
 Occasionally30.213.4418.0
 Weekly29.712.9414.5
 Daily31.612.7490.0
 2p (linear trend)0.650.510.32
Total fat (% kcal)
 ≤21.930.313.2432.9
 >21.9 to ≤25.632.014.6450.7
 >25.6 to ≤29.431.012.7444.3
 >29.429.413.1403.9
 2p (linear trend)0.490.570.64
Saturated fat (% kcal)
 ≤7.232.713.3461.4
 >7.2 to ≤8.928.513.2395.7
 >8.9 to ≤10.732.414.7440.2
 >10.728.812.7435.5
 2p (linear trend)0.380.600.64
Monounsaturated fat (% kcal)
 ≤7.229.512.9421.6
 >7.2 to ≤8.631.914.1449.5
 >8.6 to <10.031.714.2414.8
 >10.030.112.6451.7
 2p (linear trend)0.970.700.76
Polyunsaturated fat (% kcal)
 ≤4.033.313.9453.9
 >4.0 to ≤4.929.913.2490.6
 >4.9 to ≤6.331.813.9436.3
 >6.328.812.8383.3
 2p (linear trend)0.460.440.39
Total fiber (g/1000 kcal)
 ≤6.834.214.4434.3
 >6.8 to ≤8.428.012.5452.2
 >8.4 to ≤10.330.313.0430.3
 >10.330.313.6422.4
 2p (linear trend)0.480.850.91
  • a Adjusted for BMI, time interval between blood draw and last meal, and age.