Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder with heterogeneous manifestations that affects 6–10% of the U.S. population.
Characterized by hyperandrogenism, insul...
A comprehensive history, including a family history of diabetes and premature onset of cardiovascular disease, is important in the differential diagnosis.
Focus on the onset and durati...
Counsel patient about the risk of endometria...
E28.2 Polycystic ovarian syndrome
256.4 Polycystic ovaries
69878008 Polycystic ovaries (disorder)
66520009 Female hirsutism (disorder)
Based on Rotterdam criteria, PCOS is diagnosed based on 2 of 3 of (i) oligo-ovulation, (ii) signs of hyperandrogenism, (iii) polycystic ovaries.
Polycystic ovaries are not required for ...
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