How possible is the prevention of polycystic ovary syndrome development in adolescent patients with early onset of hyperandrogenism

@article{Apter1998HowPI,
  title={How possible is the prevention of polycystic ovary syndrome development in adolescent patients with early onset of hyperandrogenism},
  author={D. Apter},
  journal={Journal of Endocrinological Investigation},
  year={1998},
  volume={21},
  pages={613-617}
}
  • D. Apter
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Endocrinological Investigation
The polycystic ovary syndrome has a pubertal onset, with menstrual cycle irregularities and infertility in adulthood, as well as general health hazards such as increased risk for diabetes mellitus and myocardial infarction. Thus, prevention would be important. But as specific etiological factors are not known, nor is specific intervention. In order to use long-term intervention programs in children and adolescents, particularly rigid criteria must be used regarding proven safety and efficacy… Expand
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