Serum leptin, oxidized low density lipoprotein and plasma asymmetric dimethylarginine levels and their relationship with dyslipidaemia in adolescent girls with polycystic ovary syndrome.

OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate serum leptin, oxidized low density lipoprotein (ox-LDL) and asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels and their interaction with dyslipidaemia in adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). PATIENTS AND DESIGN The study group consisted of 23 obese (obPCOS) and 21 nonobese girls with PCOS (nPCOS… (More)