Disordered follicle development in ovaries of prenatally androgenized ewes.

@article{Forsdike2007DisorderedFD,
  title={Disordered follicle development in ovaries of prenatally androgenized ewes.},
  author={Rachel A Forsdike and Kate Randle Hardy and Lauren Bull and J. Stark and Lisa Jan Webber and Sharron A Stubbs and Jane Elizabeth Robinson and Stephen H. Franks},
  journal={The Journal of endocrinology},
  year={2007},
  volume={192 2},
  pages={
          421-8
        }
}
Exposure to excess androgens in utero induces irreversible changes in gonadotrophin secretion and results in disrupted reproductive endocrine and ovarian function in adulthood, in a manner reminiscent of the common clinical endocrinopathy of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). We have recently identified an abnormality in early follicle development in PCOS which we suggested might be an androgenic effect. We propose that altered ovarian function in androgenized ewes is due to prenatal androgens… CONTINUE READING

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