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Glossary Terms

Polycystic Ovaries (PCO or “Stein-Leventhal Syndrome”)

A condition found in women who don’t ovulate, characterized by excessive production of androgens (male sex hormones) and the presence of cysts in the ovaries. Though PCO can be without symptoms, some include excessive weight gain, acne, and excessive hair growth.

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