Revathi. R, Julius. A
Revathi. R1*, Julius. A2
1Ph.D., Research Scholar, Bharath University Selaiyur, Chennai.
2Professor and Head, Department of Biochemistry, Sree Balaji Dental College, Bharath University,
Volume - 11,
Issue - 6,
Year - 2018
To study the effect of LH/FSH ratio and its correlation with insulin resistance in PCOS obese woman. The study includes 100 PCOS obese females of age 18 – 45 yrs. Further analysis revealed that the majority of obese PCOS woman shows abnormal LH/FSH ratio which correlate with insulin resistance compared to normal control subjects. In PCOS women, normal gonadotropin-ovarian axis is disturbed. This is reflected by the higher levels of LH, lower FSH levels and reversal of LH: FSH ratio. Further Insulin resistance per-ceived as the main cause for the development of PCOS.
Cite this article:
Revathi. R, Julius. A. Effect of LH/FSH Ratio and its Correlation with Insulin Resistance in PCOS Obese woman of Reproductive age Group. Research J. Pharm. and Tech 2018; 11(6): 2217-2219. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2018.00410.9