U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Rockville, MD
A 46-year-old female asked:

How to tell difference between possible pcos & perimeno? i have high estrogen, hair on neck, mostly reg periods but occasionally missed, no perimeno signs other than occa missed p. high fsh, tho. pcos or perimeno?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Perimenopause: In PCOS, FSH is generally normal or low. You are likely at perimenopause stage. Take care.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Oct 21, 2019


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.