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Debatable Topics in PCOS Patients

Edited by N.K. Agrawal

Banaras Hindu University


Kiran Singh

Banaras Hindu University, India

The book deliberates a wide range of the latest research issues on polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). The topics discussed include the diagnosis and management of PCOS, dwelling in more depth into the pathophysiology of the syndrome and its genetic and epigenetic basis. The book covers a contemplative discussion on the influence of changing lifestyle patterns on PCOS. The book also includes a number of chapters defining a detailed description of the associated morbidities of PCOS and its long-term sequelae. Since PCOS is quite prevalent globally, the book is also of great interest to the public. Providing detailed information suitable for patients and clinicians, it provides information about the various treatment regimens and screening recommendations for women having this condition.

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Debatable Topics in PCOS PatientsEdited by N.K. Agrawal

Published: February 14th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68300

ISBN: 978-953-51-3812-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3811-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4048-1

Copyright year: 2018

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8161 Total Chapter Downloads

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2 Web of Science Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Polycystic Ovarian Disease: The Rainbow Without Color (SPECTRUM)

By Abha Kiran, Uma Pandey and Neeraj Kumar Agarwal


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2. Controversies in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Işık Kaban, Filiz Cebeci, Melek Aslan Kayıran and Vefa Asli Erdemir


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3. Lean Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Elham Pourmatroud


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4. Lifestyle Changes and Weight Loss: Effects in PCOS

By Cringu Antoniu Ionescu, Ina Popescu, Mihail Banacu and Mihai Dimitriu


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5. Incretin System: New Pharmacological Target in Obese Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Mojca Jensterle Sever, Simona Ferjan and Andrej Janez


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6. Ovulation Induction in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: What is the Optimal Option?

By Vaduneme K. Oriji and Kennedy Nyengidiki


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7. Complementary Therapy with Traditional Chinese Medicine for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

By Yen-Nung Liao, Wen-Long Hu and Yu-Chiang Hung


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