Clinical and biochemical presentations of polycystic ovary syndrome among obese and nonobese women

Tsan-Hon Liou, Jen Hung Yang, Ching Hung Hsieh, C. Y. Lee, Chun-Sen Hsu, Ming-I Hsu

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摘要

Objective: To study the differences in clinical and biochemical characteristics between obese and nonobese women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Design: Retrospective study. Setting: University teaching hospital. Patient(s): Four hundred sixty-four Taiwan Chinese women, among whom 295 were diagnosed with PCOS and 169 were non-PCOS controls. Main Outcome Measure(s): Body mass index, average menstrual interval, modified Ferriman-Gallwey score, acne, total T, and waist-to-hip ratio. Result(s): Obese women with polycystic ovary morphology (PCOM) had a greater risk of developing of PCOS (odds ratio [OR], 2.5; 95% confidence interval [CI], 1.5-10.4) than nonobese women with PCOM. Obese women with PCOM had a higher incidence oligomenorrhea (OR, 2.6; 95% CI, 1.6-4.1) and biochemical hyperandrogenemia (OR, 2.5; 95% CI, 1.6-4.0) than nonobese women with PCOM. Obese subjects with PCOS had a higher risk of developing oligomenorrhea (OR, 2.2; 95% CI, 1.3-3.7) and biochemical hyperandrogenemia (OR, 2.6; 95% CI, 1.6-4.2) than nonobese women with PCOS. Moreover, obese women with PCOS had significantly higher serum total T levels and more prolonged menstrual intervals than nonobese women with PCOS. Notably, the obese women with PCOS presented less acne than the nonobese subjects (OR, 0.5; 95% CI, 0.3-0.9). Conclusion(s): Obese women with PCOS had more severe ovulatory dysfunction and higher serum total T levels than nonobese subjects. Moreover, obese women with PCOS had a significantly lower frequency of acne than nonobese subjects.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)1960-1965
頁數6
期刊Fertility and Sterility
92
發行號6
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 十二月 2009

指紋

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Odds Ratio
Ovary
Confidence Intervals
Acne Vulgaris
Oligomenorrhea
Waist-Hip Ratio
Serum
Taiwan
Teaching Hospitals
Body Mass Index
Retrospective Studies
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Reproductive Medicine

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Clinical and biochemical presentations of polycystic ovary syndrome among obese and nonobese women. / Liou, Tsan-Hon; Yang, Jen Hung; Hsieh, Ching Hung; Lee, C. Y.; Hsu, Chun-Sen; Hsu, Ming-I.

於: Fertility and Sterility, 卷 92, 編號 6, 12.2009, p. 1960-1965.

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