hrp0082p3-d3-938 | Puberty and Neuroendocrinology (1) | ESPE2014

Hyperandrogenism Doesn’t Increase the Insulin Resistance in Overweight and Obese Adolescent Girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Smetanina Natalija , Seibokaite Audrone , Valickas Raimondas , Verkauskiene Rasa

Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is associated with metabolic abnormalities and increased insulin resistance (IR), which is closely associated with abdominal obesity and hyperandrogenism in adults. Some studies indicate that hyperandrogenism influences insulin resistance development in PCOS patients. Data on PCOS association with risks of metabolic disorders in adolescence are scars.Objectives: In this study we aimed to investigate androgen p...