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A 25-year-old female asked:

Multicystic pattern in ovaries means pcos? my ovary size is 5* 2.6cm.is ther any problem becoz of this.am trying to get pregnant.

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Cysts not PCOS: Every woman has cysts in her ovary, as part of a natural process of egg maturation. Pcos is a metabolic disease characterized by Insulin resistance. It can have, or not have, ovarian cysts as a feature. Discuss w/your gyn.
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