Anxiety is associated with hormonal and metabolic profile in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome.

@article{Livadas2011AnxietyIA,
  title={Anxiety is associated with hormonal and metabolic profile in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome.},
  author={Sarantis Livadas and Sofia Chaskou and Anna A Kandaraki and Georgios Skourletos and Frangiskos N Economou and Maria A C Christou and Georgios Boutzios and Athanasios Karachalios and Aristea Zerva and Xenofon Xyrafis and Charikleia D Christakou and Anna K Pighou and Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2011},
  volume={75 5},
  pages={698-703}
}
BACKGROUND Increased prevalence of psychological morbidities, including anxiety, depression and eating disorders, has been reported in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in comparison with normal ovulating, nonhyperandrogenemic women. AIM OF THE STUDY To investigate the relationship between the degree of anxiety, depression and eating disorders via self-reported symptoms and the severity of hormonal and metabolic aberrations in women with PCOS. For this purpose, the PCOS cohort was… CONTINUE READING