Are women with PCOS more at risk for endometrial cancer? What approach for such patients?

Are women with PCOS more at risk for endometrial cancer? What approach for such patients?

Authors

  • Vladislava Valerievna Khalenko Saint Petersburg State University, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductology, 7/9 Universitetskaya Emb., 199034, Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Rosa Anna Guiglia a:1:{s:5:"en_US";s:105:"AOOR Villa Sofia Cervello, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy";}
  • Marta Alioto AOOR Villa Sofia Cervello, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

Keywords:

Policystyc ovarian syndrome (PCOS), Endometrial cancer (EC), Endometrial hyperplasia, Confounding factors

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24-04-2023

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Khalenko VV, Guiglia RA, Alioto M. Are women with PCOS more at risk for endometrial cancer? What approach for such patients?. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2023 Apr. 24 [cited 2024 Jul. 14];94(2):e2023081. Available from: https://mattioli1885journals.com/index.php/actabiomedica/article/view/14175