Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

PCOS is the polycystic ovary syndrome is the disorder in the human body most frequently occurred due to hormone level.  Women suffer from this syndrome produces male hormones more than the normal range. The hormonal disbalance skips the menstrual cycle and women face trouble to conceive a baby. PCOS and pregnancy are very much related. It also affects the insulin level, diabetes and heart attack increases body weight and also baldness and hair growth in the face and body.  PCOS does not mean always that a woman will have a cyst. The term polycystic is misleading. Androgen hormone level becomes higher in PCOS.


Polycystic Ovary syndrome, PCOS, is nowadays a challenging gynaecological issue for both women and doctors. PCOS is due to hormonal imbalance mainly affecting women of childbearing age and nowadays it is increasing in young adult girls. This issue disrupts the menstrual cycle of a woman, causes difficulty in conceiving and has long term complications like Diabetes, Hypertension and obesity etc. Hence, proper medications and management is required for women suffering from PCOS issues. Only a renowned gynaecological platform having proficient and experienced medical practitioners can offer you the best possible treatment for PCOS. This ailment cannot be cured or uprooted completely but its progression and effects can be controlled fruitfully with proper and correct management. Urvaraa IVF has the best and experienced consultant for PCOS in Kolkata and it can offer you the appropriate treatment for PCOS in Kolkata. Urvaraa IVF can be your ultimate destination if you are seeking the best possible treatment for PCOS.
PCOS Causes

  • There is no specific reason for PCOS, it is a genetic component.
  • If your mother or any female member is suffering from PCOS you may inherit the disorder.
  • The family link is a major factor for arising PCOS. Excess insulin secretion disrupts a women’s ovulation, as it affects androgen production.
  • After deep-rooted research, we conclude that the women with PCOS that have low-grade inflammation stimulate to produce androgens by polycystic ovaries.
  • Hormonal imbalance may cause negative sparks in the whole body.
  • Obesity and overweight may be another reason to appear PCOS.
  • The body becomes insulin resistant and which results in diabetes. Insulin resistant means they do not transmit enough glucose in the body of the women.
  • Testosterone increases that is a male hormone, as pancreas produces insulin, which leads to shutting down ovaries.


PCOS symptoms 

  • Irregularities in menstruation or missing periods. Excess PCOS pain causes restlessness in the body.
  • Ovulation is irregular and sometimes ovulation stops completely due to PCOS. Facial and entire body hair growth.
  • Baldness or hair loss and also thinning of hair on the head. Skin becomes and acne on the face. Another major symptom is infertility in female.
  • If you cannot bear a child, it may be due to PCOS. Ovulation does not occur due to PCOs and disturbed menstrual cycle makes the possibilities to get pregnant.
  • PCOS pain becomes irresistible when periods become irregular.


PCOS treatment
The PCOS can be controlled, but not cured.  We are discussing here the treatment for PCOS.

  • Obesity is one of the major reason for PCOS. Lifestyle is one of the major factors. Reducing weight is one of the major treatment to solve PCOS.
  • At least 5% of chances will reduce through balanced diet, exercises, healthy food and drinking water (it increases the metabolism)
  • Lots of green organic vegetables and fruits intake may control the body weight. PCOS diet plays a dominant role to reduce weight.
  • Medications to treat irregular periods, like contraceptive pills to induce regular periods. Pills will reduce the chances to occur endometrial cancer on the womb lining.
  • The medicine clomifene is the initial medicine use to treat PCOS, prescribed to take in each cycle. Using this medicine helps to disperse egg during ovulation.
  • Another medicine Metformin, to treat type 2 diabetes lower insulin level.

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  1. Can PCOS be considered as life-threatening?

PCOS is not life-threatening but it may be the reason for many other diseases. PCOS is the reason for type II diabetes and heart problems. Another major fatal disease like liver inflammation and endometrial cancer.

  1. How PCOS affects pregnancy in women?

PCOS may affect pregnancy even lead to miscarriage. Complications may arise during pregnancy. Even after the birth of the infant, if PCOS affects the mother. The newborn may die just at the time of birth or have to spend time at the intensive care unit. Irregularities in the menstrual cycle cause due to PCOS and it becomes difficult to ovulation.

  1. What do we mean PCOS disease?

PCOS stands for polycystic ovary syndrome, means the release of androgens hormones that is the release of male hormones in females. Symptoms are irregular periods, growth of body and facial hair and darkening of the skin.

  1. What are the home remedies to treat PCOS?

Few home remedies may help to control symptoms of PCOS. Yoga, regular exercises and a healthy diet. Regular exercises help to control blood sugar in your body. Limit your carbohydrate intake. Take green vegetables and lots of fruits.

  1. What are the initial signs of PCOS?

Some of the signs of PCOS in the body is period is not irregular, that creates problem to conceive. Hair growth and weight gain are the major signs. It is one of the gynecological problems cannot be cured but can be controlled.