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A 25-year-old female asked:

I'm 25 yrs old and i don't get my menstrual cycle ever month. at the most, i get it 3 times a year. do i have pcos?

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Dr. Khurram Rehman
Fertility Medicine 27 years experience
Could be PCOS or ...: To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular/no periods 2. Clinical signs like acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones 3. Ultrasound appearance of polycystic ovaries: high volumes or antral follicle counts. We check for other causes of irregular/no cycles including low egg supply, thyroid, prolactin, adrenal gland issues. See an OB or a rei specialist.
Last updated Nov 7, 2014

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