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A 25-year-old female asked:

I have polycystic ovarian syndrome. and am inquiring as to what the best way to deal with this condition ?

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Dr. Samir Shakfeh
Obstetrics and Gynecology 64 years experience
Weight loss: Pcos is the result of the increase in the amount of fat associated with hirsutism lack of cycle, the pt. Is at increased risk for diabetes and uterine cancer the best treatment is weight loss, however itill then the pt. Can be placed on birth control pills or Clomid (clomiphene) based on her wishes in getting pregnant or not.
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