PLASMA NEPRILYSIN LEVELS IN PATIENTS WITH POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME


Gul O. O. , Sisman P., Cander S., Sarandol E., Ersoy C., Erturk E.

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, vol.18, no.1, pp.35-39, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.4183/aeb.2022.35
  • Journal Name: ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.35-39
  • Keywords: polycystic ovary syndrome, neprilysin, obesity, insulin resistance, ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME, INSULIN SENSITIVITY, DEGRADATION, IV
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Context. Insulin resistance has been detected in a majority of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Elevated neprilysin levels are associated with insulin resistance.