What are polycystic ovaries?

Around 20% of women have polycystic ovaries (PCO). The term refers to an increased number of dormant follicles, also known as antral follicles, which are tiny small fluid-filled sacs on the surface of the ovary. These can be detected with an ultrasound scan. Many women with PCO have no problems ovulating and getting pregnant. However,... View Article

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