Impact of metformin therapy on ovarian stimulation and outcome in 'coasted' patients with polycystic ovary syndrome undergoing in-vitro fertilization

Stadtmauer, L. A.; Toma, S. K.; Riehl, R. M.; Talbert, L. M.
September 2002
Reproductive BioMedicine Online (Reproductive Healthcare Limited;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p112
Academic Journal
Presents a study which determined if metformin therapy improves ovarian stimulation and in vitro fertilization outcomes in coasted patients with clomiphene-resistant polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Characteristics of PCOS; Materials and methods used; Concentrations of luteinizing and follicle stimulating hormones, testosterone and fasting insulin and glucose; Comparison between control and metformin-treated groups.


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