Posted by Chantel M. Research contributed by the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health
The prevalence of childbearing age obesity is wide spreading in US,
approximately, 50% of them are either overweight [body mass index (BMI)
25-29.9 kg/m(2)] or obese (BMI ≥ 30 kg/m(2)).
Atherogenic changes in low-density lipoprotein of non-obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome
a case-control study of the evaluating complete lipid and lipoprotein
profiles in 64 Non PCOS patients and 64 age- and BMI-matched controls.
All women with PCOS in our study population were not obese and to
determine the differences in the LDL particle profiles between PCOS
phenotypes, the patients with PCOS were divided into two subgroups
according to the presence of clinical or biochemical hyperandrogenism,
posted in PubMed,
indicated that non-obese women with PCOS have no significant
quantitative or qualitative changes in LDL-C profile, data on obese
Korean women with PCOS could offer complementary findings about the
possible relationship between the magnitude of obesity and LDL phenotype.
Chinese Secrets to Fatty Liver and Obesity Reversal
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