Polycystic ovary syndrom (PCOS)
causes a wide range of symptoms, so it may be hard to know when to see
your doctor. But early diagnosis and treatment will help prevent
serious health problems, such as
heart disease. See your doctor if you have symptoms
that suggest PCOS.
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical care if:
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You have severe vaginal bleeding. You are passing clots of blood
and soaking through your usual pads or tampons every hour for 2 or more
Call your doctor if you have:
More vaginal bleeding, or bleeding is more
cycles but you have been trying unsuccessfully to become pregnant for more than
Any symptoms of
diabetes, such as increased thirst and frequent
urination (especially at night), unexplained increase in appetite, unexplained
weight loss, fatigue, blurred vision, or tingling or numbness in your hands or
This information is produced and provided by the National
Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National
Institute via the Internet web site at http://
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WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
March 12, 2014
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