polycystic ovary syndrome

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polycystic ovary syndrome

a hormonal disorder in which the Graafian follicles in the ovary fail to develop completely so that they are unable to ovulate, remaining as multiple cysts that distend the ovary. The result is infertility, obesity, and hirsutism
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PCOS Challenge: The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association is the leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit support organization globally advancing the cause for women and girls with PCOS serving 45,000 members.
Essentially, if you have polycystic ovary syndrome you have more than double the chance of developing pre-diabetes.
Ultra-low Doses of Follicle Stimulating Hormone and Progesterone Attenuate the Severity of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Features in a Hyperandrogenized Mouse Model J Reprod Infertil.
Methods: This study was conducted from August 2013 to October 2014 among obese women with or without polycystic ovary syndrome referred to Obstetrics and Gynecology clinic, Mansoura University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura, Egypt.
For 12 weeks in a randomized trial, 70 women aged 18 to 40 years with polycystic ovary syndrome were assigned to consume 50 mg per day of a soy isoflavone supplement or a placebo.
Expression and activity of Rac1 is negatively affected in the dehydroepiandrosterone induced polycystic ovary of mouse.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrine disorder in women of reproductive age.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is considered to be the most common endocrine disorder in the women of reproductive age, with onset manifesting as early as puberty [1].