Superovulation with urinary human follicle-stimulating hormone: correlations with body mass index and body fat distribution.

@article{Zullo1996SuperovulationWU,
  title={Superovulation with urinary human follicle-stimulating hormone: correlations with body mass index and body fat distribution.},
  author={Fulvio Zullo and Costantino di Carlo and Massimiliano Pellicano and Carmen A. Catizone and Pasquale Mastrantonio and Carmine Nappi},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={1996},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={
          17-21
        }
}
Our objective was to investigate the relationship between body mass index (BMI), waist/hip ratio (WHR), follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) dose, length of stimulation and clinical outcome in infertile women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. Controlled ovarian hyperstimulation was induced in 60 women for a total of 111 cycles (48% in PCOS patients) with urinary human FSH (u-hFSH). A significant correlation between BMI, u-hFSH dose… CONTINUE READING