International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Biology | India | Volume 3 Issue 7, July 2014 | Rating: 6.2 / 10


Percentage of Hirsutism with and without PCOS in Women of Amravati Region, Maharashtra, India

Lilhare M. U | S. S. Pawar [4]


Abstract: In the present study we investigated the frequency of hirsutism in women of Amravati district enrolled in Gynaecological hospitals and beauty parlours of Amravati region. Women had hirsutism with and without PCOS and PCOS with and without hirsutism diagnosed patients were considered for this study. Total 182 individuals were investigated. Total hirsutism patients were observed in this study were 15.38 % out of which 28.57 % patients were hirsutism with PCOS and 71.42 % patients were hirsutism without PCOS. Total 12.64 % PCOS patients were observed, out of these 34.78 % of PCOS patients with hirsutism and 65.21 % PCOS patients without hirsutism, Age factor was also included in this study, we observed 35.72 % hirsute patients in 16-20 age group, 32.14 % hirsute patient in 21-25 age group, 17.86 % hirsute patients in 26-30 age group, 7.14 % hirsute patients in 31-35 age group and 7.14 % hirsute patients in 36-40 age group. Out of total hirsute patients we observed 10.71 % hirsute patient having PCOS with high F-G score 8-11, 25 % hirsute patient without PCOS with high F-G score 8-9, 17.86 % hirsute patients having PCOS with low F-G score 1-7 and 46.43 % hirsute patients without PCOS with low F-G score 1-6.


Keywords: PCOS, Hirsutism, F-G score, Women, Age factor, Amravati district


Edition: Volume 3 Issue 7, July 2014,


Pages: 1258 - 1261



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