Association of childhood obesity with female infertility in adulthood: a 25-year follow-up study
Objective To evaluate whether childhood obesity is associated with infertility in women's reproductive-aged life.
Design Prospective longitudinal study.
Setting Not applicable.
Patient(s) A total of 1,544 girls, aged 7–15 years in 1985, and who completed questionnaires at follow-up in 2004-2006 and/or 2009-2011.
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0015-0282 and 1556-5653
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- ©2018 American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Published by Elsevier Inc. This is the accepted manuscript version of the article. The final version is available online from Elsevier at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2018.05.011
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