Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome among the privately insured, United States, 2003-2008.

@article{Okoroh2012PrevalenceOP,
  title={Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome among the privately insured, United States, 2003-2008.},
  author={Ekwutosi M. Okoroh and William Craig Hooper and Hani K. Atrash and Hussain R. Yusuf and Sheree Lynn Boulet},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2012},
  volume={207 4},
  pages={299.e1-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and its phenotypes as defined by the National Institutes of Health, Rotterdam criteria, and Androgen Society. STUDY DESIGN Thomson Reuters MarketScan Commercial databases (Thomson Reuters Healthcare Inc, New York, NY) for 2003-2008 were used to calculate the prevalence of PCOS and to assess differences in demographic characteristics and comorbid conditions among women who were 18-45 years… CONTINUE READING

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