Increased plasma thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor levels in young obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

@article{Adali2010IncreasedPT,
  title={Increased plasma thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor levels in young obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome.},
  author={Ertan Adali and Recep Yildizhan and Mertihan Kurdoglu and Guler Bugdayci and Ali Kolusari and Hanim Guler Sahin},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 2},
  pages={666-72}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate carotid intima-media thickness and thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor levels in young women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and age-matched healthy controls, and to investigate their relationship with each other and with clinical, metabolic, and hormonal parameters. DESIGN Clinical study. SETTING University hospital. PATIENT(S) Fifty young women with PCOS (overweight or obese [n = 24] and nonobese [n = 26]) and 25 age-matched healthy controls… CONTINUE READING

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