Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Obesity, and Pregnancy.

@article{Joham2016PolycysticOS,
  title={Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Obesity, and Pregnancy.},
  author={Anju E Joham and Stefano Palomba and Roger Hart},
  journal={Seminars in reproductive medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={
          93-101
        }
}
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder affecting up to one in five reproductive-aged women. It is underpinned by insulin resistance and hyperandrogenism and is associated with metabolic, reproductive, and psychological features. Women with PCOS have higher rates of obesity and central adiposity compared with women without PCOS, and weight strongly influences prevalence and clinical severity of PCOS. Women with PCOS may have subfertility and women should be aware of… CONTINUE READING
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