POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition in which a woman has increased levels of male hormones (androgens).

Many problems occur as a result of this increase of hormones, including:

• Menstrual irregularities

• Infertility

• Skin problems such as acne and increased hair growth

• Increased number of small cysts in the ovaries