Dietary and metabolic differences between overweight patients with normal or elevated PAI-1 levels

S. Dumoulin, I. de Glisezinski, F. Saint-Martin, S. Jamrozik, P. Barbe, P. Sié, JP Thouvenot, A. Bennet, JP Louvet
1996 Reproduction nutrition development (Print)  
Serum sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) levels depend on hormonal, metabolic and nutritional factors (Pugeat [1988] Ann NY Acad Sci538, 235-247; Dumoulin [1995] Eur J Endocrinol 132, 594-598). They are decreased by obesity (Franks [1991] J Steroid Biochem Molec Biol 39, 835-838) and lipid intake (Reed [1987] J Clin Endocrinol Metab 64, 1083-1085). We studied the relationships between SHBG, hormonal parameters, body mass index (BMI), body composition (body fat mass and trunk fat mass) and
more » ... fat mass) and dietary intake in a group of 33 premenopausal women aged 27.6 ± 1.1 years (mean ± SE), with a BMI of 23.4 ± 0.8 kg/(m 2 ), without diabetes mellitus, thyroid dysfunction or pituitary disease. They had been referred for oligomenorrhea.
doi:10.1051/rnd:19960465 fatcat:ofj5ewp55rhifc43fecaaxgqtm