Posted by: jenny | 2008/06/02



I wanted to know what the symptoms are for pcos? One i can say is that my period is already late by about 4 days. And if i had developed pcos, how long before i should see my doctor?


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The symptoms are irregular or absent period, weight gain and increased body hair. If you think you have PCOS, make an appointment to see your doctor now.

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Posted by: LL | 2008/06/02

Syptoms are irregular periods over a time, exess hair/ facial, acne, can be insulin-resistant, weight problems,brown skin patches etc. Not everyone have all of these that can hve pcos.

If you suspect you have PCOS see your doc asap, every time you miss a period it means you didnt ovulate which mean the egg doenst release and then forms cysts of your avary which will have infertility as effect. Normally they prescribe a contraceptive and metformin/glucophage. See what works for you. Hope you dont have it...

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