Open Access and Peer-reviewed
Home Journal Issues Guide for Authors Editorial Board Aims & Scope About Journal News & Announcements


Original Research 
RMJ. 2021; 46(2): 395-396


Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality

Nasim Ilyas, Tehmina Qamar, Zafar Latif Awan, Uzma Hassan, Akza Waqar, Muhammad Imran Bajwa.

Abstract
Objective: To assess the association of vitamin D status with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) in the unmarried females.
Methodology: This case control study was done at Department of Gynecology, Railway Hospital, Riphah International University from 1st June to 30th November 2017. It included 100 PCOS patients with age 16-25 years after their consent. ELISA was utilized to measure Vitamin D level. Statistical tool SPSS version 21 was used to analyze the results.
Results: There was insignificant link between deficiency of vitamin D and PCOS. No significant difference was noted in Vitamin D Levels among PCOS and control subjects.
Conclusion: Vitamin D deficiency was prevalent among PCOS and control subjects however, no significant difference was observed in two groups.

Key words: Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Vitamin D, infertility.


 
ARTICLE TOOLS
Abstract
PDF Fulltext
How to cite this articleHow to cite this article
Citation Tools
Related Records
 Articles by Nasim Ilyas
Articles by Tehmina Qamar
Articles by Zafar Latif Awan
Articles by Uzma Hassan
Articles by Akza Waqar
Articles by Muhammad Imran Bajwa
on Google
on Google Scholar


How to Cite this Article
Pubmed Style

Ilyas N, Qamar T, Awan ZL, Hassan U, Waqar A, Bajwa MI. Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. RMJ. 2021; 46(2): 395-396.


Web Style

Ilyas N, Qamar T, Awan ZL, Hassan U, Waqar A, Bajwa MI. Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. http://www.rmj.org.pk/?mno=42085 [Access: June 12, 2021].


AMA (American Medical Association) Style

Ilyas N, Qamar T, Awan ZL, Hassan U, Waqar A, Bajwa MI. Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. RMJ. 2021; 46(2): 395-396.



Vancouver/ICMJE Style

Ilyas N, Qamar T, Awan ZL, Hassan U, Waqar A, Bajwa MI. Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. RMJ. (2021), [cited June 12, 2021]; 46(2): 395-396.



Harvard Style

Ilyas, N., Qamar, . T., Awan, . Z. L., Hassan, . U., Waqar, . A. & Bajwa, . M. I. (2021) Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. RMJ, 46 (2), 395-396.



Turabian Style

Ilyas, Nasim, Tehmina Qamar, Zafar Latif Awan, Uzma Hassan, Akza Waqar, and Muhammad Imran Bajwa. 2021. Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. Rawal Medical Journal, 46 (2), 395-396.



Chicago Style

Ilyas, Nasim, Tehmina Qamar, Zafar Latif Awan, Uzma Hassan, Akza Waqar, and Muhammad Imran Bajwa. "Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality." Rawal Medical Journal 46 (2021), 395-396.



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Ilyas, Nasim, Tehmina Qamar, Zafar Latif Awan, Uzma Hassan, Akza Waqar, and Muhammad Imran Bajwa. "Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality." Rawal Medical Journal 46.2 (2021), 395-396. Print.



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Ilyas, N., Qamar, . T., Awan, . Z. L., Hassan, . U., Waqar, . A. & Bajwa, . M. I. (2021) Association of vitamin D status with PCOS in the unmarried females: A myth or reality. Rawal Medical Journal, 46 (2), 395-396.








AUTHOR LOGIN

REVIEWER LOGIN

Indexed
&
Abstracted


Indexed in WHO Index Medicus IMEMR, Emromedex, Pakmedinet, ExtraMED,  Scopus and Web of Science

                     Approved by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan 


ABOUT JOURNAL
POLICIES
STATEMENTS

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) definition of open access.

The articles in Rawal Medical Journal are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.