Asthma in reproductive-aged women with polycystic ovary syndrome and association with obesity.

@article{Htet2017AsthmaIR,
  title={Asthma in reproductive-aged women with polycystic ovary syndrome and association with obesity.},
  author={Thaw D Htet and Helena J Teede and Barbora de Courten and Deborah Loxton and Francisco G{\'o}mez Real and Lisa J Moran and Anju E Joham},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={49 5}
}
Recent research suggests that women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) may have a higher prevalence of asthma. However, there are no epidemiological studies aimed primarily at exploring the relationship between PCOS and asthma, and the effect of body mass index (BMI) on this association.This study is a cross-sectional analyses of data from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health, a large, community-based, prospective study to examine the association between PCOS and asthma in… CONTINUE READING
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