Epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of polycystic ovary syndrome

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Sirmans SM; Pate KA;
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: Clinical Epidemiology,volume 6,pages1-13 (issn: 1179-1349, eissn: 1179-1349)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/CLEP.S37559, pmc: PMC3872139
  • Subject: epidemiology | RC109-216 | women’s health | comorbidities | management | hyperandrogenism | Review | Clinical Epidemiology | Infectious and parasitic diseases | diagnosis | polycystic ovary syndrome
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system diseases

Susan M Sirmans, Kristen A PateDepartment of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, LA, USAAbstract: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common heterogeneous endocrine disorder characterized by irregular m... View more
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