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Polycystic ovary syndrome or disease. Which is it?
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Dr. David Doucette
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Syndrome
It is more correct to call it a syndrome.
It has 4 major aspects-increased male hormones, lack of ovulation, ovaries with multiple cysts, and absence of other male hormone or prolactin disorders. It probably has multiple potential causes all leading to a common pathway.

In brief: Syndrome
It is more correct to call it a syndrome.
It has 4 major aspects-increased male hormones, lack of ovulation, ovaries with multiple cysts, and absence of other male hormone or prolactin disorders. It probably has multiple potential causes all leading to a common pathway.
Dr. David Doucette
Dr. David Doucette
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Dr. Scott Roseff
Fertility Medicine
In brief: Syndrome
It's a syndrome. The term disease is incorrect.
Due to space limits here, it's best if you read why at: http://www.Differencebetween.Net/science/health/difference-between-syndrome-and-disease/.

In brief: Syndrome
It's a syndrome. The term disease is incorrect.
Due to space limits here, it's best if you read why at: http://www.Differencebetween.Net/science/health/difference-between-syndrome-and-disease/.
Dr. Scott Roseff
Dr. Scott Roseff
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