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Back to PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) awareness

Did you know PCOS causes recurrent miscarriages?

I just Lost my 3rd angel baby on 9/11/08 and fetal tissue analysis results came back normal..meaning it was hormonal and all arrows point to PCOS.. PCOS has taken 3 babies from me..
I'm seeing a specialist in late November 2008 in hopes this ends here!!!

hope this info helps....

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome – PCOS has been linked to miscarriage. Women with PCOS have higher levels of male hormones. This has been associated with infertility as well as miscarriage. Over a third of all women who have recurrent miscarriage also have PCOS. Treatment of PCOS often involves insulin-sensitizing medications. There is not enough evidence to show that this is an effective treatment for miscarriage; nor is there enough information on its safety during pregnancy.

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