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Do you get depression from Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome?

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June 14, 2008 7:30PM

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) can cause depression, but it is not a symptom of the condition. PCOS causes male pattern balding, excessive hair growth, acne, weight gain, and an irregular period. All of which would cause any woman to become depressed.