A syndrome do polycystic ovary generates many doubts among women, but before we get into this subject we better understand the functions of ovaries.
The ovaries are two bodies which are one on each side of the uterus, responsible for the storage of eggs, ou historian, women, since his birth now store the required amount of eggs throughout their reproductive lives in ovaries, and they are also responsible for the production of female hormones, and therefore the woman's menstrual cycle.
What is the syndrome polycystic ovary?
It is when the capsule ovary since the birth of the woman is thicker than usual, and during the formation of follicles ovarianos, when mature, it difficult to loosen the eggs.
A syndrome do polycystic ovary is diagnosed by performing an ultra sound, when ovaries multiple follicles which are present micro ovarian cysts. These disorders cause a number of metabolic disorders, bringing some consequences for women.
Today Syndrome polycystic ovary apheta cerca de 10% Women of reproductive age, and can cause endocrine and metabolic disorders such as:
- Seborrheic skin - acne formation.
- Hirsutism - increased hair
- Alopecia - Quedas of cabelo
- Irregular Menstrual Cycle
- Obesity - Increased weight ugly syndrome
Women who suffer from polycystic ovary syndrome and want to have children, should seek a treatment appropriate, generally makes up one ovulatory cycle, forcing ovulation in women using drugs, that increase the chances of pregnancy. Good habits such as, daily physical exercise and good nutrition also help in the treatment.
For women who do not want kids, is like a hormone-based treatment that will act on the disturbances caused by polycystic ovary, as the examples cited above.
In any case, requires that women seeking an expert, and this is ressaltar logo na menarche (first menstruation) is possible to identify some of the symptoms of the syndrome polycystic ovary, so parents should be aware if their children have symptoms like irregularity of the menstrual cycle for example.
A FertiClin alerta: Não se deve tomar medicação sem a prescrição do seu médico.