Polycystic ovary syndrome is most common hormonal problem in women . This hormonal problem also makes
woman to produce androgens witch causes irregular ovulation or no ovulation at all. Androgens are known as male hormones.
Polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS is affecting around one in twelve women in the world. PCOS is enlarging ovaries to contain fluid filled follicles that are in fact small cysts, this is the genesis of the name polycystic meaning many cysts.
Difficulty of getting pregnant and fertile is because of irregular or lack of ovulation.PCOS is diagnosed by blood test for hormone levels and ultrasound of the uterus , ovaries and pelvis. Besides the fertility problems , this is big risk for developing cancer of the womb so it must be treated immediately. The treatment of PCOS is very simple, doctors prescribe contraceptive pills so they are regulating the hormone levels as well as giving contraceptive protection.
Almost all woman with PCOS are having fertility issues, but pregnancy can be achieved naturally. The process is simple like mentioned above, it only takes contraceptive pills to regulate hormone levels and after some months taking the pills the ovaries are in normal condition and the process of getting pregnant can begin .