The Prevalence of Abnormal Liver Enzymes and Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Adolescent Females with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Liver
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

abstract

  • Liver dysfunction consistent with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and metabolic syndrome are prevalent in obese adolescent females with polycystic ovary syndrome. Therefore, early screening and further work-up for both disease states are warranted in cases of young adolescent females with polycystic ovary syndrome.

publication date

  • October 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpag.2009.03.003

PubMed ID

  • 19576817

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 318

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 22

number

  • 5