Ovarian sensitivity to follicle-stimulating hormone during the follicular phase of the human menstrual cycle and in patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome.

@article{Caruso1993OvarianST,
  title={Ovarian sensitivity to follicle-stimulating hormone during the follicular phase of the human menstrual cycle and in patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome.},
  author={Alessandro Caruso and Alberto Fortini and Anna Maria Fulghesu and Emidio E. Pistilli and Francesco Cucinelli and Antonio Lanzone and Salvatore Mancuso},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1993},
  volume={59 1},
  pages={115-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the existence of a different sensitivity of ovaries to follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) during the follicular phase of the human menstrual cycle and in patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). DESIGN Thirty-four normal subjects and 13 patients with PCOS were treated intravenously by FSH (75 or 225 IU) or saline at… CONTINUE READING