Polycystic Ovary Syndrome | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of my polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)?
  • Am I at risk for other health problems?
  • I’d like to get pregnant. How does PCOS affect my chances?
  • What lifestyle changes should I make at home to help relieve my symptoms?
  • What kind of diet will help me regulate my blood sugar levels?
  • What are my treatment options? What treatment do you recommend for me?


Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: It's Not Just Infertility by MH Hunter, MD, and JJ Sterrett, PHARM.D (American Family Physician September 01, 2000, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20000901/1079.html)

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 09/00