Disorders of the Glucose Metabolism Correlate With the Phenotype and the Severity in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Josef van Helden; Osman Evliyaoglu; Andreas Küberl; Ralf Weiskirchen


Clin Endocrinol. 2020;93(1):44-51. 

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By determining biomarkers, it is possible to classify PCOS patients into subgroups that correlate with different PCOS phenotypes and the clinical severity. Regardless of the BMI, low adiponectin and sAMHR2 levels in patients with PCOS indicate the PCOS phenotype A, which is correlated with oligo-/amenorrhoea.