Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Pathology and Treatment, Animation
Pathophysiology of polycystic ovarian syndrome
What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?
Health Topics: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a set of symptoms due to elevated androgens in females. Signs and symptoms of PCOS include irregular or no menstrual periods, heavy periods, excess body and facial hair, acne, pelvic pain, difficulty getting pregnant, and patches of thick, darker, velvety skin. Associated conditions include type 2 diabetes, obesity, obstructive sleep apnea, heart disease, mood disorders, and endometrial cancer.