Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): For Patients and Consumers
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Organizations, Resources, and Support
- ASRM Find a Health Professional tool
Users can search by area of specialization. Areas of specialization for doctors who may be familiar with PCOS include gynecology, gynecology/infertility, infertility, obstetrics and gynecology, adolescent medicine, and reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association, Inc. (PCOSA)
PCOSA is a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive information, support, and advocacy for women and girls with PCOS. Connect with other women with PCOS on PCOSA's message board .
- The Hormone Health Network
The Hormone Health Network is a leading source of hormone-related health information for the public, health care providers, and the media. Use the Hormone Health Network search tool to find an endocrinologist near you.
- InterNational Council on Infertility Information Dissemination, Inc. (INCIID)
INCIID is a nonprofit organization that helps individuals and couples explore their family-building options.
Resources on Infertility and Other Health Conditions Linked with PCOS
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Assisted Reproductive Technology Data
CDC studies issues related to infertility and publishes an annual report on success rates for assisted reproductive technology, including information about individual fertility clinics in the United States.
- RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
RESOLVE provides timely, compassionate support and information to women and men who are affected by infertility.
- Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART)
SART is an organization of professionals dedicated to assisted reproductive technology, which includes in vitro fertilization. Read SART's patient guide to assisted reproductive technology.
- American Diabetes Association
The American Diabetes Association offers a wide range of information for people living with diabetes .
- NHLBI Heart Health Toll-Free Hotline
The hotline provides information about heart disease and lowering your risk for heart disease.
- National Cancer Institute
The National Cancer Institute, which is part of the NIH, conducts and supports research, training, the dissemination of health information, and other programs dealing with the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer; rehabilitation from cancer; and the continuing care of cancer patients and their families.
Please note: Links to organizations and information included on this page do not indicate endorsement from the NICHD, NIH, or HHS.
Last Updated Date: 07/30/2013
Last Reviewed Date: 05/23/2013