Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Infertility Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Outlook

What to expect with polycystic ovary disease:

  • Polycystic ovary disease responds well to treatment.
  • About 10 percent of women with polycystic ovary disease are infertile.
  • About 50 percent of women develop obesity.

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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