Hypothyroidism and hyperprolactinemia showed positive correlation in women with primary and secondary infertility

@article{Valvekar2016HypothyroidismAH,
  title={Hypothyroidism and hyperprolactinemia showed positive correlation in women with primary and secondary infertility},
  author={U. Valvekar and Santhana Lakshmi and A. Kumar},
  journal={International journal of reproduction, contraception, obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={5},
  pages={2079-2083}
}
Background: Hyperprolactinemia is a common problem which is encountered in reproductive disorder. Hyperprolactinemia is usually associated with menstrual and ovulatory disorders like amenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, anovulation, ovulatory cycle with short or inadequate luteal phase and galactorrhea. Hypothyroidism may also cause failure to ovulation in women of reproductive age group. This study has been conducted to correlate prolactin and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) levels in primary and… Expand
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