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Could this be diabetes related to pcos?

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Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
General Practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

PCOS is associated with metabolic syndrome which includes diabetes , insulin resistance and high cholesterol.
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In brief: Possible

PCOS is associated with metabolic syndrome which includes diabetes , insulin resistance and high cholesterol.
http://patient.info/doctor/polycystic-ovary-syndrome-pro
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
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Dr. Joel Pranikoff
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Metabolic syndrome is a name for a group of risk factors that occur together and increase the risk for coronary artery disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes.
Due to its link to obesity and Insulin resistance, women with pcos are at an increased risk for this cluster of conditions (including diabetes).

In brief: Yes

Metabolic syndrome is a name for a group of risk factors that occur together and increase the risk for coronary artery disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes.
Due to its link to obesity and Insulin resistance, women with pcos are at an increased risk for this cluster of conditions (including diabetes).
Dr. Joel Pranikoff
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