PCOS

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  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Hyperandrogenism:
    • Hirsutism
    • Acne
    • Male pattern baldness
  • Insulin resistance

Complications

  • Endometrial carcinoma (peripheral conversion of androgens to estrogens)
  • Infertility

Diagnosis

LH: FSH = 3:1

Treatment

  • Weight loss ( insulin resistance)
  • Combined OCPs (prevents endometrial hyperplasia)
  • Clomiphene (fertility?)