What are the ACOG recommendations for screening with 17-hydroxyprogesterone levels in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)?

Updated: Sep 19, 2019
  • Author: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG; Chief Editor: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG  more...
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The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommends screening with 17-hydroxyprogesterone levels in women suspected of having PCOS who are at an increased risk for nonclassical congenital adrenal hyperplasia. [4]


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