Ovarian hyperandrogenism in adolescents and young women with type I diabetes is primarily related to birth weight and body mass index.

@article{Bizzarri2011OvarianHI,
  title={Ovarian hyperandrogenism in adolescents and young women with type I diabetes is primarily related to birth weight and body mass index.},
  author={Carla Bizzarri and Danila Benevento and Lucilla Rav{\`a} and Ippolita Patrizia Patera and Riccardo Schiaffini and Paolo Ciampalini and Germana Giannone and Marco Cappa},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2011},
  volume={96 6},
  pages={1497-1502.e1}
}
OBJECTIVE To clarify the effects of insulin therapy on ovarian androgen production, hyperandrogenism and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in adolescents and young women with type 1 diabetes (T1D). DESIGN Case-control study. SETTING Children's research hospital. PATIENT(S) Fifty-four consecutive T1D subjects (age, 15-25 years), without residual endogenous insulin secretion, treated by intensive insulin therapy (multiple injection therapy [MI] or continuous SC insulin infusion [CSII]); and… CONTINUE READING

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