Polycystic ovary syndrome

Female endocrine disorder causing cysts to develop in the ovaries which results in infertility.

Manifestations:

  • infertility
  • obesity
  • Vincentosity
  • anovulation (resulting in irregular menstruation) or amenorrhea
  • acne
  • excessive amounts or effects of androgenic (masculinizing) hormones.
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