LATE-NIGHT SALIVARY CORTISOL IS UNALTERED IN PATIENTS WITH POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME (PCOS), IRRESPECTIVE OF DISEASE PHENOTYPE, AND IN OBESE WOMEN, IRRESPECTIVE OF THE PRESENCE OF PCOS


Ozkaya H. M. , Keskin F. E. , Tuten A. , Korkmaz E., Oktay H. Z. , Kadioglu P.

ENDOCRINE PRACTICE, cilt.23, sa.9, ss.1043-1050, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4158/ep171887.or
  • Dergi Adı: ENDOCRINE PRACTICE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1043-1050

Özet

Objective: To determine cutoff values of late-night salivary cortisol (LNSC) using an electrochemiluminescent immunoassay and investigate whether the diagnostic performance of the assay is influenced by the presence of obesity or polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).