Table 2

Correlation coefficients between the mean scores on the Psychological General Well-Being Scale Index and androgen hormone levels in 21 patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome

Total scoreAnxietyDepressionWellbeingGeneral healthVitalitySelf control
Spearman’s rank correlation coefficients. Significant correlations *p<0.05, **p<0.01.
T, testosterone; A-4, androstenedione; SHBG, sex hormone binding globulin.
Age0.11−0.33−0.14−0.500.020.57*0.02
DHEA-S0.60**0.170.62**0.64**0.67**0.230.67**
T0.370.050.030.100.51*0.050.51*
A-40.390.160.280.340.49*−0.060.50*
T/SHBG0.050.11−0.08−0.080.12−0.220.12