Investigation of hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axis and glucose intolerance among the firstdegree female relatives of women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Unluhizarci K. , Ozocak M. , Tanriverdi F. , Atmaca H., Kelestimur F.

FERTILITY AND STERILITY, vol.87, no.6, pp.1377-1382, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 87 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2006.11.075
  • Title of Journal : FERTILITY AND STERILITY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1377-1382


Objective: To assess the glucose intolerance and the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis in the first-degree relatives (FDRs) of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).