Polycystic ovarian syndrome

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Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)

A condition in which the eggs are not released from the ovaries and instead form multiple cysts.
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An exploratory survey to assess the knowledge, practice and prevalence of polycystic ovarian syndrome among women attending gyne OPD of selected hospital of Delhi with a view to develop a health care package on polycystic ovarian syndrome and its management.
Microscopic Characterization of Follicular Structures in Letrozole-induced Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome in the Rat.
SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION: Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a complex endocrinopathy with wide ranging variation and clinical manifestation.
Spearmint herbal tea has significant anti-androgen effects in polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Randomized controlled trial comparing laparoscopic ovarian drilling with clomiphene citrate as a first line of ovulation induction in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome.
An Indian study showed that history of polycystic ovarian syndrome is closely related to development of GDM13.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and enlists all their major and minor projects
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrinopathy of women of reproductive age, characterised by hyperandrogenism, hyperinsulinaemia, long-term metabolic disturbances and menstrual irregularities, including anovulatory cycles.
Thore explained that she started dancing when she was just 4, but she suddenly gained 200 pounds in two years during college as a result of her polycystic ovarian syndrome.
They describe the categorization of patients, initial work-up and diagnosis, the use of transvaginal sonography for assessment, semen analysis, graphical evaluation of the fallopian tubes and uterus, fallopian tube recanalization, endoscopy and laparoscopy, anovulation, polycystic ovarian syndrome, ovulation induction, new drugs, thyroid and hyperprolactinemia in infertility, the role of endometriosis, the luteal phase defect in infertility, unexplained infertility, pelvic inflammatory disease, fibroids, cervical factors, the evaluation and treatment of male infertility, intrauterine insemination, and assisted reproductive technology.
Causes include hormonal disturbances from the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland, polycystic ovarian syndrome, premature menopause and intrauterine scar formation, the company concluded.
The awareness campaign is being conducted by a qualified medical team under the supervision of Dr Ali, aimed at providing consultation to patients on various medical issues that range from cervical and breast cancer screening to polycystic ovarian syndrome and amenorrhea to menopause and pre-menstrual syndrome, the campaign will also address menorrhagia, infertility, polycystic ovarian syndrome and family planning.

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