Industrial endocrine disruptors and polycystic ovary syndrome

  title={Industrial endocrine disruptors and polycystic ovary syndrome},
  author={Eleni Palioura and E. Diamanti-Kandarakis},
  journal={Journal of Endocrinological Investigation},
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a complex and enigmatic syndrome of unknown origin and etiology enclosing a broad spectrum of phenotypic manifestations. PCOS pathophysiology combines reproductive and metabolic abnormalities into a heterogeneous disorder that has pervasive and devastating health consequences. Inquiring the generative roots of the syndrome, it has become increasingly apparent the role of the environment as a determinant factor. Experimental exposure to industrial endocrine… 

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