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polycystic ovary syndrome

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A complex disorder characterized by infertility, HIRSUTISM; OBESITY; and various menstrual disturbances such as OLIGOMENORRHEA; AMENORRHEA; ANOVULATION. Polycystic ovary syndrome is usually associated with bilateral enlarged ovaries studded with atretic follicles, not with cysts. The term, polycystic ovary, is misleading.

Synonyms: Sclerocystic Ovaries, Sclerocystic Ovary Syndrome, PCOS - Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Ovary, Sclerocystic, Ovarian Syndromes, Polycystic, Ovary Syndrome, Polycystic, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Polycystic ovarian disease, Ovarian Degeneration, Sclerocystic, Stein Leventhal Syndrome, PCO - Polycystic ovaries, Sclerocystic Ovarian Degeneration, Ovaries, Sclerocystic, Stein-Leventhal synd., Cystic disease of ovaries, PCOD - Polycystic ovarian disease, Polycystic ovaries, Multicystic ovaries, polycystic ovary, Stein-Leventhal Syndrome, PCOS, Syndrome, Polycystic Ovary, Polycystic ovaries (disorder), Syndrome, Stein-Leventhal, Ovarian Syndrome, Polycystic, Sclerocystic Ovary

Term info

SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:69878008

bioportal provenance

Stein Leventhal Syndrome[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovaries, Sclerocystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Polycystic ovaries (disorder)[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Sclerocystic Ovaries[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovarian Degeneration, Sclerocystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovary, Sclerocystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], PCO - Polycystic ovaries[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:69878008][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Stein-Leventhal synd.[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Multicystic ovaries[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Syndrome, Stein-Leventhal[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovarian Syndrome, Polycystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Syndrome, Polycystic Ovary[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], PCOD - Polycystic ovarian disease[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:69878008][accessDate: 05-04-2011], PCOS - Polycystic ovarian syndrome[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:69878008][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Polycystic ovaries[accessedResource: ICD9:256.4][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Stein-Leventhal syndrome[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Sclerocystic Ovary[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], polycystic ovary[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Polycystic Ovarian disease[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A complex disorder characterized by infertility, HIRSUTISM; OBESITY; and various menstrual disturbances such as OLIGOMENORRHEA; AMENORRHEA; ANOVULATION. Polycystic ovary syndrome is usually associated with bilateral enlarged ovaries studded with atretic follicles, not with cysts. The term, polycystic ovary, is misleading.[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], PCOS[accessedResource: DOID:11612][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Sclerocystic Ovary Syndrome[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovary Syndrome, Polycystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Cystic disease of ovaries[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:69878008][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ovarian Syndromes, Polycystic[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Sclerocystic Ovarian Degeneration[accessedResource: MSH:D011085][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

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term editor

James Malone, Tomasz Adamusiak