What are the symptoms of PCOS?
Irregular menstrual cycles, including long or skipped cycles, which may lead to the development of ovarian cysts and ultimately, infertility
A condition called Hirsutism, in which too much hair grows around the face and chin
Thinning of hair on the head, acne, skin tags, darkening of the skin, and/or weight gain
How is PCOS treated?
At-home treatments include weight management for overweight or obese patients, use of hormonal birth control, or the use of other medications prescribed by a doctor
For infertility, IVF stimulation can be considered
Surgery can be performed to restore normal function of the ovaries