Plasma adiponectin and resistin levels in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: relation to body mass index and insulin resistance


Dikmen E., Tarkun I. , Ozturk F., ARSLAN B. , CANTÜRK Z.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.41, ss.45-52, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1001-573
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.45-52

Özet

Aim: To compare the serum levels of adiponectin and resistin between patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and healthy control subjects matched for age and body mass index (BMI), and to assess possible correlations of adiponectin and resistin to the hormonal and metabolic parameters of the syndrome.