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Table 3 The Post-hoc analysis (least significant difference) comparing IGF-1 serum levels for each of the 6 CVMI stages

From: Serum IGF-1, IGFBP-3 and their ratio: Potential biochemical growth maturity indicators

CVMI Stage CVMI Stage Mean Difference Significance
1 2 −27.5* 0.000(**)
3 −222.3* 0.000(**)
4 −151.5* 0.000(**)
5 −113.6* 0.000(**)
6 −27.5* 0.000(**)
2 1 27.5* 0.000(**)
3 −194.8* 0.000(**)
4 −123.9* 0.000(**)
5 −86.07* 0.000(**)
6 −.02 0.996(NS)
3 1 222.3* 0.000(**)
2 194.8* 0.000(**)
4 70.8* 0.000(**)
5 108.7* 0.000(**)
6 194.8* 0.000(**)
4 1 151.5* 0.000(**)
2 123.9* 0.000(**)
3 −70.8* 0.000(**)
5 37.9* 0.000(**)
6 123.9* 0.000(**)
5 1 113.6* 0.000(**)
2 86.07* 0.000(**)
3 −108.7* 0.000(**)
4 −37.9* 0.000(**)
6 86.04* 0.000(**)
6 1 27.5* 0.000(**)
2 0.02 0.996(NS)
3 −194.8* 0.000(**)
4 −123.9* 0.000(**)
5 −86.04* 0.000(**)
  1. (**) Highly significant (P < 0.01, P < 0.001),(*) Significant (P < 0.05), NS (Non significant)