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Disease Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Name Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Synonyms HYPERANDROGENEMIA | Ovarian Degeneration, Sclerocystic | Ovarian Syndrome, Polycystic | Ovary, Sclerocystic | Ovary Syndrome, Polycystic | PCO | PCO1 | PCOS | PCOS1 | Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome | Polycystic Ovary Syndrome 1 | Sclerocystic Ovarian Degeneration | Sclerocystic Ovaries | Sclerocystic Ovary | Sclerocystic Ovary Syndrome | Stein Leventhal Syndrome | Stein-Leventhal Syndrome | Syndrome, Polycystic Ovary | Syndrome, Stein-Leventhal
Definition A complex disorder characterized by infertility, HIRSUTISM; OBESITY; and various menstrual disturbances such as OLIGOMENORRHEA; AMENORRHEA; ANOVULATION. Polycystic ovary syndrome is usually associated with bilateral enlarged ovaries studded with atretic follicles, not with cysts. The term, polycystic ovary, is misleading.
Categories Cancer | Endocrine system disease | Urogenital disease (female)
MeSH® ID D011085
OMIM® ID 184700
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ovarian Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genital Diseases, Female Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adnexal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ovarian Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ovarian Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gonadal Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ovarian Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ovarian Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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