Hormone profiles ovarian maturity differ among SGA girls with precocious adrenarche

  • April 24, 2014

Prepubescent girls with precocious adrenarche who were small for gestational age exhibited significant disparities in hormone levels, insulin sensitivity and ovarian maturity, according to recent findings published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

These differences may help identify risk factors associated with the subsequent development of polycystic ovary syndrome.

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