PCOD Problem and Pregnancy
PCOS (Polycystic ovarian syndrome) is a common hormonal disorder seen in women. Women with PCOS find it difficult to get pregnant. They may be at high risk of facing complications during pregnancy. Yet, managing the symptoms of PCOS could result in becoming pregnant and can deliver a healthy baby.
What is PCOS?
It is a condition where the ovaries produce a high level of male hormone (Androgens) more than normal. This affects a woman’s menstrual cycle, fertility, and even appearance.
Signs & Symptoms of PCOS
PCOS and Pregnancy
Affected by the PCOS, the concerned woman will have greater risk of facing complications at the time of child bearing days such as:
Women with PCOS will have a greater chance of having a cesarean delivery as their babies’ size might be bigger than expected in their gestational age. The babies born from women suffering from PCOS face a higher risk of dying around the time of delivery or they require to be admitted to ICU. If you’re suffering from PCOS and pregnant, you need to consult the doctor.
Diagnosis of PCOS is found to be a bit confusing as some of its symptoms resemble other reproductive issues. The women who are struggling to get pregnant are found to be diagnosed with PCOS.
When you go to the doctor, the doctor will do the following:
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