PCOS: women with normal weight may not share T2DM risk similar to overweight

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Takeaway

  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) was not observed in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) having normal weight.
  • Greatest weight gain in women with PCOS, who developed abnormal glucose tolerance (AGT), was observed between 14-31 y.

Why this matters

  • Endocrine Society, the...