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What does PCOD stand for?

PCOD stands for Polycystic Ovarian Disease


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I was diagnosed with polycystic ovarian disease nearly 10 years ago, and have been taking oral contraceptives for its treatment, as well as for the purpose of birth control.
POLYCYSTIC ovarian syndrome (PCOS) or Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD) is the most common hormonal disorder affecting women of reproductive age group.
Study of the mucus cycle has also led to improvement in the treatment of stress, and the correct use of progesterone treatment of pre-menstrual syndrome, postpartum depression, recurrent ovarian cysts, and polycystic ovarian disease.
The risk factors include cardiovascular disease, a family history of diabetes, overweight, a sedentary lifestyle, impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting glucose, hypertension, high triglyceride levels or low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, and, in women, a history of gestational diabetes, birth of a baby weighing 9 pounds, or polycystic ovarian disease.