Table 4

Urinary 2-OHEstrogen, 16α-OHE1, and 2:16α-OHE1 ratio during the luteal phase of each feeding treatmenta

Ctrl (n = 15)F (n = 16)WB (n = 15)WBF (n = 16)
2-OHEstrogen (μg/24 h)34.65 ± 3.7845.29 ± 3.78b39.55 ± 4.2342.16 ± 3.84
16α-OHE1 (μg/24 h)15.64 ± 1.4217.59 ± 1.4217.49 ± 1.5918.88 ± 1.45
2:16α-OHE1 ratio2.26 ± 0.192.73 ± 0.19c2.18 ± 0.212.55 ± 0.19
  • a LS mean ± SE, adjusted for energy (kcal) and fat intake.

  • b Significantly different from ctrl, P = 0.048.

  • c Significantly different from WB, P = 0.045.