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18 April 2011

Pregnancy outcomes poorer in PCOS women

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at increased risk of pregnancy complications including gestational diabetes and pregnancy-induced hypertension.

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at increased risk of pregnancy complications including gestational diabetes and pregnancy-induced hypertension, researchers report at the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

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