PCOD

WHAT IS PCOD ?

PCOD is a nemonic, meaning Polycystic Ovarian Disease.Polycystic ovarian disease (PCOD) is on the rise, and more and more young girls are being diagnosed with multiple small cysts in the ovaries, making it a common cause of infertility.


Symptoms :

  • Long and irregular cycles
  • High Insulin levels
  • Abnormal hair growth
  • Acne
  • Infertility
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Reverse FSH-to-FH levels
  • Low Thyroid
  • Significantly lower E2 levels in the periovulatory phase
  • High Blood pressure
  • Obesity
  • Acanthosis nigricans (darkening of the skin often in the folds)