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A 24-year-old female asked:

I have regular periods/ovulation. have gotten pregnant. blood test came back normal but elevated testosterone. no cysts on ovaries. is this pcos?

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Dr. Yvette Westford
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Not necessarily: Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a condition in women characterized by irregular or no menstrual periods, acne, obesity, and excess hair growth and affects 5-10% of women of reproductive age. While higher than normal levels of testosterone is a common feature of PCOS, it is not the only cause. If your levels are of concern, discuss with your doctor.

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Last updated Dec 13, 2018

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