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.
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Polycystic Ovary syndrome is a common gynaecological problem affecting 25 percent of general population.
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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects a woman's hormone levels.
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