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Association between Serpin A12 Levels with Some Hormones and Biochemical Factors in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Women

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Khalid Shaalan Sahab ,Mohammed Asaad Mahdi ,Waseem Yousif M AL-dulaimy


Serpin A12 is one of serine protease inhibitor (serpin) family, it is a protein secreted from visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissues of adult humans and that its secretion may be related with factors of obesity (fat content), and insulin resistance. Polycystic ovary syndrome(PCOS) a disease affects the function of a woman's ovaries, and often its associated with hyperandrogenism and chronic anovulation. PCOS is also linked with a distinctive metabolic disturbance (resistance to insulin act) and fat content(obesity).

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