Polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with higher left ventricular mass index: the CARDIA women's study.


OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to determine whether young women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have evidence of early structural changes in echocardiographic parameters as a measurement of cardiovascular risk. METHODS We investigated the association of PCOS and echocardiographic parameters in 984 black and white women in the Coronary Artery… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2012-1597

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