Polycystic ovary syndrome. Polycystic ovary syndrome.

  title={Polycystic ovary syndrome. Polycystic ovary syndrome.},
  author={Andrea Dunaif},
  journal={Health news},
  volume={4 9},
This is in reference to your Missed periods [2] Q&A. Another cause of missed or late periods is PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome). A lot of health care providers don't seem to be aware of this syndrome. In this syndrome, missed or irregular periods are caused by unusual hormone levels, sometimes in combination with insulin intolerance. Because missed and irregular periods cause scar tissue build-up in the uterus (which may cause endometrial cancer) and may cause infertility, it is important that… CONTINUE READING

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