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Table 1 Demographics of the patients evaluated for premature adrenarche (n = 266)

From: Low prevalence of organic pathology in a predominantly black population with premature adrenarche: need to stratify definitions and screening protocols

Characteristicsn = 266
Female % (n)76.7 (204)
Race, % (n) 
Non-Hispanic white20.7 (55)
Black77.1 (205)
Hispanic white2.3 (6)
Age at initial endocrine evaluation (years)6.42 +/−  1.97
Age at initial symptoms (years)4.7 +/−  2
Weight z-score1.25 +/−  1.33
Height z-score0.64 +/−  1.24
BMI z-score1.24 +/−  1.21
Hypertension11.6%
Tanner stage (pubic hair)2.27 +/− 0.58
  1. Values listed are means and standard deviation