Serum levels of leptin and homocysteine in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and its relationship to endocrine, clinical and metabolic parameters.

@article{Atamer2008SerumLO,
  title={Serum levels of leptin and homocysteine in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and its relationship to endocrine, clinical and metabolic parameters.},
  author={A. Kiyat Atamer and B Canan Demir and Gokhan Bayhan and Yildiz Atamer and Nevin Ilhan and Zeki Akkus},
  journal={The Journal of international medical research},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={96-105}
}
We examined the relationship between endocrine, clinical and metabolic parameters in 35 women (mean age 27.3 years) with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and 30 age- and body mass index-matched normal ovulatory women. In PCOS women, serum leptin, homocysteine, insulin, insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 levels and the… CONTINUE READING