Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 2nd, 2006
According to scientists in the United States, "Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and the metabolic syndrome have many features in common and may share the same pathogenesis. This study was performed to determine the prevalence and predictors of the metabolic syndrome in PCOS."
"The clinical, hormonal, and oral glucose tolerance test results were analyzed in 394 PCOS women who were screened for participation in a multicenter trial to evaluate the effects of troglitazone on ovulation and hirsutism," explained D.A. Ehrmann and colleagues, University of...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Women's Health Weekly