- Q How is polycystic ovarian syndrome diagnosed?
In order to diagnose polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), your doctor may ask you some questions concerning your period, family history, weight, and blood pressure. Next, he will most likely perform a physical pelvic exam, trying to identify enlarged... Full Answer
- Q How is polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) treated?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicinePCOS treatment depends on what symptoms you have. Birth control pills may be prescribed because they regulate hormone levels and help stabilize menstrual periods. What’s more, they prevent acne, overgrowth of the uterine lining--a potential risk... Full Answer