Thyroid Disorders in Young Females with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Correlation of Thyroid. Volume with Certain Hormonal Parameters


Polat S. B. , Oguz O., Sacikara M., ÇUHACI SEYREK F. N. , Evranos B., ERSOY R. , ...More

JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, vol.61, pp.27-32, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.27-32

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the prevalance of hypothyroidism, thyroid autoimmunity, and ultrasonographic features in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) patients and compare them with a control group, and to detect correlation of thyroid volume [TV] with luteinizing hormone (LH), insulin like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3), and IGF-1 in patients with PCOS.