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How did you dr diagnose you with PCOS?

I'm afraid that I might have PCOS, and I don't know "real life" stories of PCOS... only the signs/symptoms online. However, some of those are subject to interpretations... rather than black/white. Just curious. Don't know how to KNOW that you have PCOS?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:26 AM on Sep. 28, 2009 in Trying to Conceive

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  • When I was diagnosed they did a metobolic panel and 3 hour fast glucose test. They combined the results from the blood work with my body shape, my pimpley face, and irregular periods, and blah blah blah.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:34 AM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • internal ultrasound
    PaceMyself

    Answer by PaceMyself at 11:45 AM on Sep. 28, 2009

  • To my knowledge, I've never had cysts. However, since getting off birth control, my face is broken out, my hair is growing at lightning speed, and I'm really getting thicker around the middle.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:10 PM on Sep. 28, 2009

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