Menstrual cycle irregularities are associated with testosterone levels in healthy premenopausal women

@article{Anders2006MenstrualCI,
  title={Menstrual cycle irregularities are associated with testosterone levels in healthy premenopausal women},
  author={Sari M. van Anders and N. Watson},
  journal={American Journal of Human Biology},
  year={2006},
  volume={18}
}
  • Sari M. van Anders, N. Watson
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Human Biology
  • High androgen levels have been associated with menstrual irregularities in clinical populations, but not in healthy women. We examined the association between testosterone and menstrual irregularities in a nonclinical population of 194 healthy premenopausal women, none of whom reported chronic health conditions. Women provided saliva samples for assay of salivary testosterone, and responded to questions about length of menstrual cycles, variability in menses, and retrospective history of… CONTINUE READING
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