PCOS Linked to Menopausal Urogenital Symptoms but Not Hot Flashes

Women with a history of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are more likely to experience somatic and urogenital symptoms post menopause, but they were no more likely to experience severe hot flashes than were other women with similar characteristics, according to research presented Sept. 24 at the hybrid annual meeting of the North American Menopause Society. Rachael B. Smith, DO, clinical assistant professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the college spoke to Medscape about the association.


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