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Table 3 LEPR genotypes associated with gender in normal oral mucosa, potentially malignant lesions, and oral squamous cell carcinoma

From: Leptin receptor polymorphism Gln223Arg (rs1137101) in oral squamous cell carcinoma and potentially malignant oral lesions

  General population/smokers Potentially malignant lesion OSCC
Variables GG (%) AG (%) AA (%) GG (%) AG (%) AA (%) GG (%) AG (%) AA (%)
Gender          
 Male 07 (63.6) 33 (86.8) 27 (67.5) 01 (100.0) 03 (75.0) 13 (65.0) 05 (83.3) 07 (100.0) 09 (75.0)
 Female 04 (36.4) 05 (13.2) 13 (32.5) 0 (0.0) 01 (25.0) 07 (35.0) 01 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 03 (25.0)
p-value*     0.089      0.725      0.357  
  1. *Analyzed by X2 test. Significant p-value < 0.05.