PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome.
A condition marked by infertility, enlarged ovaries, menstrual problems, high levels of male hormones, excess hair on the face and body, acne, and obesity. Women with PCOS have an increased risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and endometrial cancer. Also called polycystic ovary syndrome.

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  • PCOS — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 E28.2 Syndrom polyzystischer Ovarien …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PCOS — polycystic ovary syndrome * * * PCOS abbr polycystic ovary syndrome * * * polycystic ovary syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • PCOS — Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • PCOS — Primary Communications Oriented System ( > IEEE Standard Dictionary ) …   Acronyms

  • PCOS — Primary Communications Oriented System ( > IEEE Standard Dictionary ) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • PCOS — abbr. med. polycystic ovarian syndrome – синдром поликистозных яичников (СПЯ) …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

  • PCOS — see polycystic ovary syndrome …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • PCOS — • polycystic ovary syndrome …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • PCOS — polycystic ovary syndrome …   Australian English dictionary

  • PCOS — comp. abbr. Process Control Operating System …   United dictionary of abbreviations and acronyms

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