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Doctor insights on: Can People With Polysistic Ovarian Syndrome Still Have Children

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Bilaterally which is a nonspecific finding that can be associated with polycystic ovarian syndrome does this mean I can't have children ?

Bilaterally which is a nonspecific finding that can be associated with polycystic ovarian syndrome does this mean I can't have children 
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Bilateral what ??: Bilateral just beans both sides. It is not a diagnosis it is a location designation. Women with PCOS may have more difficulty attaining pregnancy but most will do so . ...Read more

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Can i still get pregnant even if I have polycystic ovarian syndrome?

Can i still get pregnant even if I have polycystic ovarian syndrome?

Yes: Women with pcos may take longer to become pregnant, but most will still be able to conceive. With fertility drugs it can happen much sooner. ...Read more

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Can you still get pregnant after being diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome?

Can you still get pregnant after being diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome?

You can get pregnant: Women with polycystic ovarian syndrome tend to have irregular periods and often find it more difficult to get pregnant but they do get pregnant. If you would like to increase your chances of getting pregnant, maintaining a healthy weight is very important. I would also recommend seeing an OB doctor for additional recommendations. ...Read more

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I was advised that I have polycystic ovarian disease after I had a large cyst rupture - this a few weeks later and still having pain. Is this normal?

I was advised that I have polycystic ovarian disease after I had a large cyst rupture - this a few weeks later and still having pain. Is this normal?

Pain: No it does not seem to be normal and you must see your primary doctor soon. I suspect you will be referred to a surgeon for further evaluation. This does not mean that surgery will be advised. ...Read more

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Will i still be able to get pregnant if I have polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos)?

Yes: Women with pcos generally are anovulatory and do not ovulate. However, there is always the possibility that you can have an occasional ovulatory cycle. Problem is, you never know when it could happen, and timing intercourse is difficult. If you do not want to get pregnant, you should think about some method of birth control. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have a severe case of polycystic ovarian syndrome and im on bc pills, will i be able to get pregnant and have children?

Yes: Women with pcos, even severe, can conceive but they usually need the help of a fertility specialist or ob/gyn in order to induce ovulation and to exclude other reasons for infertility. After a certain age the biggest limitation for pregnancy becomes the age of the female as opposed to the lack of ovulation. ...Read more

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I have polycystic ovarian syndrome and excessive hair growth and im unable to loose weight does that mean ill never have children?

Not at all: No! 10% of all women have pcos worldwide and that should not in any way prevent you from having children. Depending on your ovulation, it might alter how you go about it. And you may require fertility treatment. But generally that is very easy to do. ...Read more

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What to do if I have polycystic ovarian syndrome and underactive thyroid, can I still get pregnant?

What to do if I have polycystic ovarian syndrome and underactive thyroid, can I still get pregnant?

PCOS: You can still get pregnant with pcos and hypothyroidism. You may need to take medications to control your thyroid disease and other medications to get you to ovulate. After that time you should be able to conceive. ...Read more