What is the Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents with Normal BMI who have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome?


Aydin Y., Hassa H., Burkankulu D., ARSLANTAŞ D., Sayiner D., ÖZERDOĞAN N.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY, vol.28, no.4, pp.271-274, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpag.2014.08.011
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.271-274
  • Keywords: Adolescent, Body mass index, Metabolic syndrome, Polycystic ovary syndrome, NUTRITION-EXAMINATION-SURVEY, PCOS SOCIETY CRITERIA, ANDROGEN EXCESS, NATIONAL-HEALTH, PREVALENCE, DIAGNOSIS
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) on the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MBS) in adolescent girls with normal BMI.