Prevalence and predictors of the metabolic syndrome in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

@article{Ehrmann2006PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of the metabolic syndrome in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.},
  author={David A. Ehrmann and David R Liljenquist and Kristen E. Kasza and Ricardo Azziz and Richard S Legro and Mahmoud N Ghazzi},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2006},
  volume={91 1},
  pages={48-53}
}
CONTEXT Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and the metabolic syndrome have many features in common and may share the same pathogenesis. OBJECTIVE This study was performed to determine the prevalence and predictors of the metabolic syndrome in PCOS. DESIGN The clinical, hormonal, and oral glucose tolerance test results were analyzed in 394 PCOS women who were screened for participation in a multicenter trial to evaluate the effects of troglitazone on ovulation and hirsutism. SETTING A… CONTINUE READING
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