Relationship between sex hormones, body composition and metabolic risk parameters in premenopausal women.

@article{Pedersen1995RelationshipBS,
  title={Relationship between sex hormones, body composition and metabolic risk parameters in premenopausal women.},
  author={Steen B\onl\okke Pedersen and J D B\orglum and Kim Brixen and Bj\orn Richelsen},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={1995},
  volume={133 2},
  pages={200-6}
}
The metabolic complications associated with obesity are dependent upon the degree of obesity and the distribution of adipose tissue. In order to evaluate the associations between sex hormone status, metabolic risk parameters, obesity and distribution of adipose tissue, 25 premenopausal women with a wide range of body mass index (19.3-48.1 kg/m2 were studied. Body composition was determined by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry scan and anthropometric measurements; in addition, lipid and sex… CONTINUE READING

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