2014

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Current and Emerging Concepts

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8393-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-8394-6 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. PCOS Epidemiology and Diagnosis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Diagnostic Criteria and Epidemiology of PCOS

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      Pages 11-26

      Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: A Diagnosis of Exclusion

  3. Pathophysiology of PCOS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 29-52

      Recent Advances in the Genetics of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

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      Pages 53-70

      Ovarian Dysfunction in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

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      Pages 71-80

      The Role of the Adrenal Glands in the Hyperandrogenism Associated with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

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      Pages 81-93

      The Hypothalamic–Pituitary Axis in PCOS

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      Pages 95-115

      Insulin Resistance and Lipotoxicity in PCOS: Causes and Consequences

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      Pages 117-144

      Obesity, Metabolic Dysfunction, and Inflammation in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

  4. Managing PCOS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-145

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      Pages 147-164

      Role of Lifestyle and Diet in the Management of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

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      Pages 165-180

      Role of Insulin-Sensitizing Drugs in PCOS Management

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      Pages 181-203

      Role of Statins in PCOS Management

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      Pages 205-221

      Managing PCOS-Related Infertility: Ovulation Induction, In Vitro Fertilization, and In Vitro Maturation

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      Pages 223-242

      Managing the PCOS-Related Symptoms of Hirsutism, Acne, and Hair Loss

  5. Unique Considerations in PCOS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 243-243

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      Pages 245-264

      PCOS in Adolescence: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Management Considerations

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      Pages 265-274

      Considerations and Challenges for Pregnancy in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

  6. Role of Surgery in PCOS Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-288

      Role of Surgery in the Management of PCOS: Rationale and Considerations for Bariatric Surgery

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      Pages 289-299

      Surgical Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Contemporary Viewpoint on Place of Ovarian Surgery in PCOS Management

  7. Recognized Risks and Emerging Concepts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 301-301

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      Pages 303-316

      Long-Term Morbidity: Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer, and Depression in PCOS

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 317-331

      Emerging Concepts: Role of Vitamin D Deficiency in the Pathogenesis of PCOS

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 333-340