Cause of polycystic ovary syndrome discovered at last

 作者:浑粹     |      日期:2019-03-03 12:05:02
By Alice Klein POLYCYSTIC ovary syndrome may be caused by a hormonal imbalance before birth. The finding has led to a cure in mice, and a drug trial is set to begin in women later this year. Polycystic ovary syndrome affects up to one in five women worldwide, three-quarters of whom struggle to get pregnant. The condition is typically characterised by high levels of testosterone, ovarian cysts and irregular menstrual cycles, but the cause has long been a mystery. Treatments are available to help affected women get pregnant,