An appraisal of serum preptin levels in PCOS

Celik O., Celik N., Hascalik S., ŞAHİN İ. , AYDIN S., ÖZEROL E.

FERTILITY AND STERILITY, vol.95, no.1, pp.314-316, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2010.08.058
  • Title of Journal : FERTILITY AND STERILITY
  • Page Numbers: pp.314-316


Plasma preptin levels were higher in women with PCOS compared with the control group (mean +/- SD, 823.2 +/- 140.7 vs. 324.9 +/- 147.3 pg/mL). This article suggests a potential role of preptin in the pathogenesis of PCOS. (Fertil Steril (R) 2011; 95:314-6. (c) 2011 by American Society for Reproductive Medicine.)