The effects of estrogen therapy and estrogen combined with different androgenic progestins on carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in overweight-obese younger postmenopausal women


Demir B., Ozturkoglu E., Solaroglu A., Baskan B., Kandemir O., KARABULUT E. , ...More

GYNECOLOGICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.24, no.6, pp.347-353, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01443610802043066
  • Title of Journal : GYNECOLOGICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.347-353

Abstract

Objective. The aim of the present study was to compare the effect of three different progestins with differing androgenicity on carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in overweight-obese younger postmenopausal women. Additionally, the relationship between testosterone and insulin resistance was assessed.