The main clinical sign of PCOS is anovulation, that is, when the organism cannot release a mature egg into the Fallopian tube, the main requirements for natural pregnancy to be possible. As a result, PCOS patients typically have amenorrhea and/or menstrual irregularities.
Anovulation is due to hormonal imbalances, especially abnormal FSH and LH levels, which leads to increased androgen levels in blood, causing symptoms such as hirsutism, acne, etc.
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By Estefanía Rodríguez Ferradas M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Victoria Moliner BSc, MSc (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 12/19/2018