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polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)

What is a polycystic ovarian syndrome or PCOS ? The exact pathophysiology of PCOS is not clearly known. Numerous genetic & environmental factors act & contribute to its           pathophysiology. Reasons : Excessive production of Androgen especially from the ovaries & from adrenals in 50 % of women. Causes : Hyperinsulinemia Increased […]