PCOD Problem Treatment Pregnancy
What is the difference between PCOD and PCOS?
PCOD is a medical condition where the ovaries produce immature or partially mature eggs. This is primarily due to erratic lifestyle, stress, obesity, and hormonal imbalance. PCOS is a metabolic disorder and a severe form of PCOD (Polycystic Ovarian Disease). In PCOD, the ovaries stop releasing eggs.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal imbalance condition in women during childbearing years. It affects the woman’s capability in getting pregnant.
The women affected by PCOS experience irregular menstrual periods or secret excess male hormone that is the creation of more androgen. The ovaries generally develop follicles or develop some small fluid collections preventing the regular release of eggs.
PCOS is a serious condition and shouldn’t be overlooked. It needs immediate treatment and even surgery.
Many women suffering from PCOS don’t even get the sign of this. The serious stage of PCOS appears when it disturbs ovulation and develops ovarian cysts.
Common symptoms of PCOS
Cause of PCOS
The exact reason for PCOS is yet to be ascertained. There is evidence that PCOS is because of genetic disorders. Other reasons are high levels of male hormones (androgens) stopping ovulation and bringing irregular menstrual cycles.
How does PCOS affect pregnancy?
Women with PCOS may face following problems:
How is PCOD diagnosed?
Your OB-GYN specialist can diagnose PCOS on the basis of following:
Physical examination involves accessing the reproductive organs for masses, growths and other abnormalities. These can be understood by following tests:
Treatment of PCOS primarily focuses on managing the underlying issues like infertility, menstrual problems, obesity, etc. Such issues can be treated with medications or lifestyle changes. The Medications are offered for:
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