Skip to main content

Table 3 Comparisons of alpha diversity of microbiome

From: Interplay between bladder microbiota and overactive bladder symptom severity: a cross‐sectional study

Parameter M group (n = 17) M/S group (n = 53) P-value
Observed species 154.3 (90.7) 227.6 (122.4) 0.044
Chao1 178.1 (92.0) 257.1 (120.1) 0.023
Ace 181.9 (85.2) 265.8 (117.2) 0.010
Shannon index 2.1 (1.3) 3.1 (1.3) 0.015
Simpson index 0.4 (0.3) 0.2 (0.2) 0.024
Pielou index 0.4 (0.3) 0.6 (0.2) 0.064
  1. Values given as mean (standard deviation)
  2. OAB, overactive bladder