Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 and ovulatory responses to clomiphene citrate in women with polycystic ovarian disease.

@article{Tiitinen1993SerumLO,
  title={Serum levels of insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 and ovulatory responses to clomiphene citrate in women with polycystic ovarian disease.},
  author={Aila Tiitinen and T. J. Laatikainen and Markku Sepp{\"a}l{\"a}},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1993},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={58-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the serum levels of insulin, insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I), and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) in relation to clomiphene citrate (CC) responsiveness in women with polycystic ovarian disease (PCOD). DESIGN Prospective. PATIENTS, SETTING: Twenty-three women with PCOD admitted consecutively to the University Infertility Clinic, a tertiary referral center. INTERVENTIONS Blood samples were taken at fasting state and during oral glucose tolerance… CONTINUE READING

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