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A 19-year-old female asked:

in women like me with pcos is it the polycystic ovaries itself that makes it harder to conceive or the hormone imbalance & irregular periods?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
What you: are describing is all related AND ALL TREATABLE so that you can conceive!!!! Do not despair!!!! Hope this is helpful and Good Luck Dr Z

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