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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Complications

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Complications ~ (ICMH)

Complications Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Type 2 diabetes mellitus Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS).


High blood pressure

• Cholesterol and lipid abnormalities, such as elevated triglycerides or low high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol “good cholesterol” 

• Metabolic syndrome (a cluster of signs and symptoms that indicate a significantly increased risk of cardiovascular disease)

• Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (a severe liver inflammation caused by fat accumulation in the liver)

• Sleep apnea

• Abnormal uterine bleeding

Cancer of the uterine lining (endometrial cancer), caused by exposure to continuous high levels of estrogen

• If a woman suffering from PCOS becomes pregnant, then gestational diabetes or pregnancy-induced high blood pressure may occur. 

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