PCOS

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PCOS

abbr.
polycystic ovary syndrome

PCOS

abbreviation for
(Pathology) polycystic ovary syndrome
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The pathophysiology of polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrinopathy of women of reproductive age, characterised by hyperandrogenism, hyperinsulinaemia, long-term metabolic disturbances and menstrual irregularities, including anovulatory cycles.
Some of the eggs develop into cysts which are little sacs filled with liquid and instead of being released during ovulation, these cysts build up in the ovaries and even get enlarged, hence the name polycystic ovaries or Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome," says Dr nchal Agarwal, IVF expert and gynaecologist, BL Kapur Hospital, and Fellow of the National Board in Reproductive Medicine.
The thief of womanhood': women's experience of polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome in her teens, Kirsty had always accepted weight gain would be part of her condition.
Medical conditions, such as polycystic ovarian syndrome or thyroid dysfunction, can affect the frequency of periods, as can side effects of medication.
5) change tack with the next article, which addresses ovulation induction in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).
Dr Beltsos, who was chosen a "Top Doctor" by US News & World Report, spoke as a presenting physician on the topic of polycystic ovarian syndrome, a common infertility problem in the Middle East.
She suffers from polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) - a common condition affecting millions of women in the UK.
POLYCYSTIC ovarian syndrome (PCOS) or Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD) is the most common hormonal disorder affecting women of reproductive age group.
POLYCYSTIC Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is thought to affect 10 per cent of women.

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