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No mature follicles seen. Is it pcos?

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Everything is normal beside my both ovaries show small follicles around the periphery no more than 4 mm. No mature follicles seen. Is it pcos? I'm very scared. Plus uterus measures 9.8x3.8x4.9 cm. thickness 5.3.
Right ovary: 1.9x2.2x2.2
Left ovary: 2.6x1.4x2.3
I have acne and abnormal hair growth on face


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replied September 28th, 2016
Acne and Skin Disorders Answer A58949
Welcome to e health forum.

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a chronic anovulation syndrome. Sonographic findings alone are not specific, and the diagnosis is made on the combined clinical, biochemical and sonographic grounds. - hyperandrogenism (clinical or biochemical) and polycystic ovaries on imaging.

PCOS is radiologically diagnosed with presence of 25 or more follicles per ovary and increased ovarian size (>10 cc). peripheral location of follicles (string of pearl appearance) and each follicle measuring 2-9 mm would be added diagnostic criteria.

With your symptoms and current history, it is possible that you may be in the initial stages of Polycystic ovarian disorder.

Consult your doctor and undergo a hormone assay which might help to provide a clear idea about your status.

I hope this helps.


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