The effect of genetic differences and ovarian failure: intact cognitive function in adult women with premature ovarian failure versus turner syndrome.

Abstract

Premature ovarian failure (POF) is generally defined as amenorrhea, hypoestrogenism, and elevated gonadotropins occurring in a woman before the age of 40 yr. Usually, the etiology is unknown. Turner syndrome (TS, monosomy X), also associated with ovarian failure, has a characteristic neurocognitive profile. TS females, as a group, have specific deficits in… (More)

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@article{Ross2004TheEO, title={The effect of genetic differences and ovarian failure: intact cognitive function in adult women with premature ovarian failure versus turner syndrome.}, author={J. Ross and Gerry A. Stefanatos and Harvey Kushner and Carolyn A. Bondy and Lawrence Nelson and Andrew R. Zinn and David P. Roeltgen}, journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism}, year={2004}, volume={89 4}, pages={1817-22} }