To Estimate the Prevalence of PCOS in Obese Premenopausal Women and Elucidate How They Respond to a Weight Reduction Treatment Program
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Prevalence/probability of PCOS among obese, premenopausal women (between 18 and 50 years) with no symptoms of classic menopausal symptoms in Sweden.
Screening for PCOS among obese women includes menstrual history, clinical and biochemical signs of hyperandrogenism and polycystic ovaries on ultrasound measure in women with one of signs included in the diagnosis of the syndrome.
Within one month after first visit
Sweden: Regionala etikprövningsnämnden