- If you have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) you do not ovulate or you ovulate less often.
- You do not have a period every month. Sometimes you don’t have a period for months.
- Your ovaries produce more ‘male’ hormones than usual.
- You may have more spots (pimples) and body hair.
- Use birth control if you have sex and do not want to get pregnant.
- Make an appointment with your GP if you want to get pregnant.
- Dutch healthcare practices in general may differ from what you are used to in your home country. Learn more.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)