The prevalence of hirsutism in Iraqi females.

A random total of 325 females was collected and studied for the presence of hirsutism. Ages ranged from 16 to 45 years with a mean 27.2 +/- 7.4 SD. According to the Mcknight method [2], 59% of females had hirsutism in different areas, single or in combination and most, according to the Ferriman-Gallwey [4], scoring system were 20 to 34 years of age. The… CONTINUE READING