Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome can be defined as a disease that affects approximately 4-18% of the women of reproductive age group. PCOS can cause multi-organ signs symptoms and can affect your body in numerous ways.
You may have PCOS if you suffer from any of the following symptoms-
Causes of PCOS
Though no definite cause can be pinpointed, long term but the possible ones are
Pathophysiology of PCOS:
How is PCOS diagnosed?
Based on clinical criteria, laboratory tests and USG. In preventive health checks, you can get your hormonal levels done which can help in timely detection and treatment of the disease.
So be aware of your health, make a record of your periods so that you are aware of any irregularity and are able to visit the doctor for timely diagnosis and treatment as it saves flong-term complications.