Advanced oxidation protein products are increased in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: relationship with traditional and nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome


Kaya C., Erkan A. F. , Cengiz S. D. , Dunder I., Demirel O. E. , Bilgihan A.

FERTILITY AND STERILITY, vol.92, no.4, pp.1372-1377, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.08.016
  • Title of Journal : FERTILITY AND STERILITY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1372-1377
  • Keywords: PCOS, AOPP, MDA, Hcy, C-reactive protein, carotid ITM, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, INTIMA-MEDIA THICKNESS, YOUNG-WOMEN, CAROTID ATHEROSCLEROSIS, CHRONIC INFLAMMATION, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, HOMOCYSTEINE, STRESS, ROSIGLITAZONE, GROWTH

Abstract

Objective: To determine whether or not plasma advanced oxidation protein products (AOPPs) are associated with known cardiovascular risk factors or carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).