Insulin, PCOS and Systemic Interconnections

Insulin, PCOS and Systemic Interconnections

Heather Gibson Huddleston, MD, takes a look at insulin resistance and how that contributes to polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) as a multisystem disorder. Dr. Huddleston considers how excessive insulin contributes to androgen production, clinical hyperandrogenism and ultimately infertility or trouble conceiving.


Published

May 9, 2018

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UCSF MedConnection

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