TITLE

Black PCOS Women Have Higher Risk for Metabolic Syndrome and CVD than White PCOS Women

PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;5/12/2014, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which aims to determine the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) on African American and White American adolescents and adult women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Results show higher prevalence of MetSyn among adult and African American women than white women.
ACCESSION #
96004283

 

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