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A 20-year-old female asked:

I been told i have pcos what testing and what medications do i need to take?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
PCOS: Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a condition in which a woman has an imbalance in sex hormones. People with pcos often have high androgen (male hormone), irregular or missed periods or cysts in the ovaries. Genetic plays a role in this disorder although the exact cause is unknown. Treatment options are weight loss, birth control pills, metformin (diabetes pill), fertility meds, antiandrogen pills.

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Last updated Mar 2, 2015

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