Actkins KV, Singh K, Hucks D, Velez Edwards DR, Aldrich M, Cha J, Wellons M, Davis LK. Characterizing the Clinical and Genetic Spectrum of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Electronic Health Records. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 2021 Dec 1;106(106). 153-167. PMID: 32961557 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC7765638
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the leading causes of infertility, yet current diagnostic criteria are ineffective at identifying patients whose symptoms reside outside strict diagnostic criteria. As a result, PCOS is underdiagnosed and its etiology is poorly understood.