Pathophysiology, risk factors, and screening methods for prediabetes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

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Gourgari E; Spanakis E; Dobs AS;
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: International Journal of Women's Health,volume 8,pages381-387 (issn: 1179-1411, eissn: 1179-1411)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/IJWH.S104825, pmc: PMC4986967
  • Subject: PCOS | hyperandrogenism | IR | PCOS prediabetes insulin resistance irregular menses | OGTT | RG1-991 | International Journal of Women's Health | anovulation | Review | Gynecology and obstetrics | insulin resistance | obesity | BMI
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system diseases

Evgenia Gourgari,1 Elias Spanakis,2 Adrian Sandra Dobs3 1Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 2Division of Endocrinology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 3Department of Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins Un... View more
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