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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Brought into the limelight many decades ago, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is still, to date, surrounded by controversy and mystery. Much attention has been attracted to various topics associated with PCOS research and there has been a healthy advance towards bettering the understanding of the many implications of this complex syndrome. A variety of topics have been dealt with by a panel of authors and compiled in this book. They span methods of diagnosis, reproductive anomalies, metabolic consequences, psychological mindset and ameliorative effects of various lifestyle and medical management options. These books are designed to update all associated professionals on the recent developments in this fast-growing field and to encourage further research into this thought-provoking subject.

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Polycystic Ovary SyndromeEdited by Srabani Mukherjee

Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1279

ISBN: 978-953-51-0094-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6828-7

Copyright year: 2012

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23597 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations


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1. Management of Women with Clomifene Citrate Resistant Polycystic Ovary Syndrome – An Evidence Based Approach

By Hatem Abu Hashim


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2. Psycho-Social and Sexual Well-Being in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By J.E. de Niet, H. Pastoor, R. Timman and J.S.E. Laven


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3. Android Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue Topography in Females with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Visible Phenotype Even in Juveniles

By Moeller Reinhard, Giuliani Albrecht, Mangge Harald, Tafeit Erwin, Glaeser Margit, Schrabmair Walter and Horejsi Renate


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4. Embryoprotective Therapy of Infertile Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Robert Hudeček and Renata Krajčovičová


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5. Obesity in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Carlos Moran, Monica Arriaga, Gustavo Rodriguez and Segundo Moran


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6. Association of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Evaluation of Role of Metformin in Reducing the Risk

By Fauzia Haq Nawaz and Tahira Naru


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7. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease

By Barış Önder Pamuk, Derun Taner Ertugrul, Hamiyet Yılmaz and M. Muzaffer İlhan


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8. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in the Non-Gynaecological Practice – Can We Use a Common Medical Approach?

By Gyula Petrányi


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9. Implications of Insulin Resistance / Hyperinsulinemia on Reproductive Function in Infertile Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

By Tetsurou Sakumoto, Yoshimitsu Tokunaga, Yoko Terada, Hideaki Tanaka, Makoto Nohara, Aritoshi Nakaza and Masahiro Higashi


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