High prevalence of hirsutism and menstrual disorders in obese adolescent girls and adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes mellitus despite different hormonal profiles.

@article{SamaraBoustani2012HighPO,
  title={High prevalence of hirsutism and menstrual disorders in obese adolescent girls and adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes mellitus despite different hormonal profiles.},
  author={Dinane Samara-Boustani and Ana Colmenares and Caroline Elie and Myriam Dabbas and Jacques Beltrand and Virgile Caron and Claude C Ricour and Paul Jacquin and Nadia Tubiana-Rufi and Claire L{\'e}vy-Marchal and Christine Delcroix and Delphine Martin and Lila Benadjaoud and Evelyne Jacqz Aigrain and Christine Trivin and Kathleen Laborde and Elisabeth Thibaud and Jean-Jacques Robert and Michel Polak},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2012},
  volume={166 2},
  pages={307-16}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the pubertal development, the hormonal profiles and the prevalence of hirsutism and menstrual disorders in obese adolescent girls and adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). METHODS Data were collected from 96 obese adolescent girls and 78 adolescent girls with T1DM at Tanner stage IV or V, whose ages ranged between 11.9 and 17.9 years. RESULTS High prevalence of hirsutism and menstrual disorder was found in the obese adolescent girls (36.5 and 42… CONTINUE READING

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