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Can i live normal with polycycstic ovaries? or do i need to treat them? can this lead to ovarian cancer?

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In brief: Yes, normal life

You can lead a normal life.
There is no cure but only treatment of symptoms. If symptoms do not bother you, then you don't need treatment
I am not aware that this can lead to ovarian cancer

In brief: Yes, normal life

You can lead a normal life.
There is no cure but only treatment of symptoms. If symptoms do not bother you, then you don't need treatment
I am not aware that this can lead to ovarian cancer
Dr. ANGELIQUE COETZEE
Dr. ANGELIQUE COETZEE
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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology
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In brief: There is not

complete agreement on this, but there are some studies that suggest increased ri sk of ovarian and breast cancer(lack of ovulation, which can occur in PCOS, is linked to higher rates of breast cancer) in patients with PCOS.
Discuss your options with your gyn.

In brief: There is not

complete agreement on this, but there are some studies that suggest increased ri sk of ovarian and breast cancer(lack of ovulation, which can occur in PCOS, is linked to higher rates of breast cancer) in patients with PCOS.
Discuss your options with your gyn.
Dr. Michael Gabor
Dr. Michael Gabor
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