Reduced Prenatal Weight Gain and/or Augmented Postnatal Weight Gain Precedes Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Adolescent Girls.

de Zegher F., Reinehr T., Malpique R., Darendeliler F. F. , Lopez-Bermejo A., Ibanez L.

Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), cilt.25, ss.1486-1489, 2017 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/oby.21935
  • Dergi Adı: Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.)
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1486-1489


ObjectiveHepato-visceral fat excess is a feature of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Risk factors for such excess include low prenatal weight gain and high postnatal weight gain. This study examined whether adolescent PCOS was preceded by a relatively low birth weight and/or a relatively high BMI at diagnosis.