PCOS in teens is commonly seen these days
PCOS in teens is quite common these days. It is not necessary for all girls, but yes some girls may have small cysts in their ovaries. Around 65-75% of girls with PCOS are overweight or obese. You can easily see some girls with normal weight or thin. Family members of the girls have a history of similar problems or have type 2 diabetes. PCOS is also known by the name of ovarian hyperandrogenism. Ovaries make a good quantity of androgen, the hormone which is responsible for hair growth and acne in teens and adults.