Overall Prevalence of PCOS in world population was found to be approx 41%.Prevalance of PCOS among Indian women was ranging from 2.2% to 26% around the age group from 18-45 years.
PCOS (poly cystic ovarian syndrome) a common endocrine disorder, also known as Stein –Leventhal syndrome, which is not a single disease. It comprises of group of symptoms which is represented as metabolic disorder.
|PHYSICAL||UTERINE/MENSTRUAL||DISORDER MENTAL/EMOTIONAL CHANGES|
|Sudden weightgain/sudden weight loss||Irregular periods||Mood swings|
|Obesity||Immature egg growth||Depression|
|Hair loss at scalp||Difficulty in pregnancy||Anxiety|
|Excessive unwanted hair growth||UTI/leucorrhe||Irritation|
|Facial acnes||DUB||Poor sleep/sleep apnea|
|Black patches, excess pigmentation|
|Dandruff/other skin disease|