Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

  • PCO
  • If you have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) you do not ovulate or you ovulate less often.
  • You do not have a period every month. Sometimes you don’t have a period for months.
  • Your ovaries produce more ‘male’ hormones than usual. 
  • You may have more spots (pimples) and body hair. 
  • Use birth control if you have sex and do not want to get pregnant.
  • Make an appointment with your GP if you want to get pregnant.
  • Dutch healthcare practices in general may differ from what you are used to in your home country. Learn more.

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