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A 44-year-old member asked:

please tell me, could pcos lead to large ovarian cysts?

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Dr. Collin Smikle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
PCOS: Patients with pcos will typically have irregular and anovulatory cycles. The cysts remain small and are reabsorbed before ovulation. Therefore, it's unusual to have large ovarian cysts. Still, a cyst that grows without ovulation can become symptomatic. I would see your provider to find out more.

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