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

29 12 2009

To the Editor:

I read the article by Liou et al. (1) with interest. The aim of the study was to investigate the impact of obesity on the clinical and biochemical presentations of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Obesity with PCOS was associated with hyperandrogenism and prolonged menstrual intervals. However, this group had a significantly lower frequency of acne in the study. Read the rest of this entry »





Criteria for the polycystic ovary syndrome

31 03 2009

To the Editor:

I have read with interest the extensive revision and establishment of criteria for the polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) by The Androgen Excess and PCOS Society (1). Certainly I agree with most of the concepts stated, but I would like to point out some with which I disagree: Read the rest of this entry »