publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

ASSESSMENT OF HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN POLY CYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME PATIENTS AND FACTORS AFFECTING OVARIAN FOLLICULAR SIZE

S.Prathyusha, Syed Umar Farooq;
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  • Published: 03 Oct 2017
Abstract
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is defined as the presence of hyperandrogenism (clinically and/or biochemically) chronic anovulation in the absence of specific adrenal pituitary gland abnormality. The clinical features of PCOS are Hyperandrogens, Hirsutism, Acne, Obesity, Insulin resistance. The impact of these symptoms on a woman quality of life may be profound and can results in psychological distress that threatens her feminine identity. The study shows factors impacting quality of life in women. It has been measured by using chi-PCOSQ (Chinese PCOS Questionnaire) Likert scale. PCOS quality of life assessment is demonstrated by 1- 7 point likert scale. Amo...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: endocrine system diseasesnutritional and metabolic diseasesfemale genital diseases and pregnancy complications
free text keywords: Quality of life, HRQoL (Health related quality of life), PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome), Clomiphene citrate, Metformin
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

ASSESSMENT OF HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN POLY CYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME PATIENTS AND FACTORS AFFECTING OVARIAN FOLLICULAR SIZE

S.Prathyusha, Syed Umar Farooq;