Normal ovulatory women with polycystic ovaries have hyperandrogenic pituitary-ovarian responses to gonadotropin-releasing hormone-agonist testing.

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Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have chronic anovulation and hyperandrogenism and frequently have abnormalities in their lipid profiles and insulin/insulin-like growth factor axis that increase their lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease. Normal ovulatory women may have polycystic ovaries on ultrasonography and yet lack the clinical features… (More)

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@article{Chang2000NormalOW, title={Normal ovulatory women with polycystic ovaries have hyperandrogenic pituitary-ovarian responses to gonadotropin-releasing hormone-agonist testing.}, author={P. L. Y. C. Chang and Steven Robert Lindheim and C Lowre and Michel J Ferin and F. Gonzalez and Lucinda Jean Berglund and Ekaterina Carmina and Mark V. Sauer and Rog{\'e}rio Souza Lobo}, journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism}, year={2000}, volume={85 3}, pages={995-1000} }