The principal features are obesity, anovulation
(resulting in irregular menstruation
) or amenorrhea
, acne, and excessive amounts or effects of androgenic (masculinizing) hormones. The symptoms and severity of the syndrome vary greatly among women. While the causes are unknown, insulin resistance
, diabetes, and obesity are all strongly correlated with PCOS.
u r given meprate to regularise ur cycles or cause bleeding if ur nt menstruating .