Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Case Study

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This presentation is about polycystic ovarian syndrome, a condition that affects approximately 1 in 20 women (Eisenberg, 2014). This condition can affect multiple body systems and can even impact fertility.

The following patient M.R., is based on a friend that I watched go through the diagnosis of polycystic ovarian syndrome. After diagnosis, she received fertility treatments and was able to have two children. Although her life is not perfect, she still has many manifestations of the disease. Insulin resistance and weight gain are still two battles that she fights constantly.
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