Polycystic ovary syndrome is one the most common endocrine disorders among reproductive-age females. A wide range of psychiatric disorders and psychological issues are associated with PCOS, which have a biopsychosocial etiology and cause significant impairment in personal and social functioning. The symptoms of PCOS itself immensely affect femininity, resulting in negative psychological impact. Assessment and management of the psychological wellbeing is an essential component to improve the overall health of patients with PCOS. Screening for common disorders to arrange early intervention is recommended.
|Title of host publication||Polycystic Ovary Syndrome|
|Subtitle of host publication||Basic Science to Clinical Advances across the Lifespan|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2023|
- Polycystic ovary syndrome
- psychological issues
- quality of life