Correctly diagnosing and treating PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) can mean achieving a pregnancy, if that is your goal.
As PCOS is a lifelong condition, with serious health implications, it's important to be managing this syndrome even if you are not attempting to become pregnant.
Diagnosis & Treatment of PCOS
There are other physiological explanations for symptoms that are PCOS-like that do not add up to a PCOS diagnosis. An accurate diagnosis means the ability to appropriately treat the syndrome or condition that you have as well as not undergoing treatment that is not medically necessary.
Dr. Joshua Hurwitz, head of Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) PCOS Team, diagnoses and treats adolescents and adults with PCOS. In the videos below, he explains the basics of diagnosis and the best treatment possible for PCOS.
If you suspect that you may have PCOS, ask your doctor to check to see if you meet the criteria.
Diagnosis and treatment of PCOS is likely to mean changes for you- changes for the better.
Watch the videos. Ask questions.