This is also known as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and is a very common condition affecting 5% to 10% of women in the age group 12–45 years.
Signs and symptoms of PCOD vary. A diagnosis of PCOD is made when you experience at least two of these signs -Irregular periods -Excess androgen -Polycystic ovaries
The exact cause of PCOD isn’t known. Factors that might play a role includ _Excess insulin _Low-grade inflammation _Heredity _Excess androgen
There’s no test to definitively diagnose PCOD. Your doctor is likely to start with a discussion of your medical history, includinyour menstrual periods and weight changes.