Psychological gender of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome

@article{Kowalczyk2012PsychologicalGO,
  title={Psychological gender of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome},
  author={Robert Kowalczyk and Violetta Skrzypulec and Z Lew-starowicz and Krzysztof Nowosielski and Bartosz Grabski and Wojciech Merk},
  journal={Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2012},
  volume={91}
}
Objective. We compared women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) to a control group with regard to intensity of hirsutism and psychological gender. Design. Cohort study, 2005–2009. Setting. Gynecological endocrinology clinic and gynecological practice, Silesian area, Poland. Sample. 89 women aged 17–42 years with PCOS, in two groups (S1, S2) by age < or ≥31 years, and age‐stratified controls of 45 healthy women. Methods. We used the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ 12), Ferriman–Gallwey… Expand
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