Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 27th, 1997
Hirsutism, or excessive body hair, affects 60 to 90 percent of women with PCOS, a condition resulting from hormonal disturbances in women and which is characterized by anovulation, increased volume and thickening of the ovaries, increased androgen production and activity, and changes in gonadotropin secretion.
L. Falsetti and colleagues at the University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy, investigated the effects of two drug therapies on hirsutism in PCOS...
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