One of the frustrating things about PCOS is that we just don’t know what causes it. There are a number of factors that seem to affect whether a woman will experience PCOS, however.
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If you’re having trouble conceiving and have symptoms like excessive hair growth or irregular periods, your doctor may want to try to determine if you have PCOS.
The most common cause for female infertility is a condition known as Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS. If you’ve been diagnosed with PCOS or know someone who has, there are some basic things you need to know about this syndrome. Your ovaries have tiny sacs full of fluid that hold your eggs. These are [...]
Primary Amenorrhea refers to a condition in which a woman has does not begin to have menstrual periods by the age of 16. A variety of things can cause primary amenorrhea, including poor development of the uterus or ovaries, chromosomal abnormalities, problems with the hypothalamus, or pituitary disease. Primary Amenorrhea can also be, and often [...]
When it comes to fertility, there are so many different possible things that can get in the way. Some are more common that others, of course. Some are downright rare. In many cases, you may never know exactly what it is that’s causing you to have fertility problems. One of the most common causes of [...]
Can Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Hurt My Fertility? Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome can hurt your fertility. Known as PCOS for short, this condition is considered to be one of the most common causes of female infertility. There is not a cure for PCOS; however, a woman with PCOS may be able to become pregnant with the right [...]