What is PCOS?

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What is PCOS?

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects a woman’s hormone levels. Women with PCOS produce higher-than-normal amounts of male hormones (androgen). This hormone imbalance causes them to skip menstrual periods and makes it harder for them to get pregnant.

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder common among women of reproductive age. Women with PCOS may have infrequent or prolonged menstrual periods. The ovaries may develop numerous small collections of fluid (follicles) and fail to regularly release eggs