Diagnosis, Phenotype and Prevalence of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Enrico Carmina, Ricardo Azziz

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Abstract

New diagnostic criteria for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) suggested three main phenotypes: classic(hyperandrogenism and anovulation), ovulatory, and normoandrogenic. However, it is unclear whether thenormoandrogenic phenotype actually represents PCOS. Overall, 6% to 8% of reproductive-aged women sufferfrom PCOS, making this disorder one of the most common endocrine ab
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)87-89
Numero di pagine3
RivistaFertility and Sterility
Volume86
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2006

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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