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I have pcos & regular periods
bonniebee0 posted:
I went to the doctor and right away she could tell that i had PCOS; my labia is a darker color , my facial hair, acne & i have high testosterone. my doctor put me on birth control (nuvaring) so it would balance my hormones and give me more estrogen. I get my period every month for 5 days every 29 days its like clock work with or without birth control i've stopped using birth control and tried to get pregnant, i've tried for a year but i was unsuccessful. could it be that im not ovulating or is not having enough estrogen in my body be the reason why i can't
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someonewhocares3 responded:
So sorry you're dealing with this! I came across this website and thought it may be helpful. Here's the page that discusses what she calls Anovulatory Androgen Excess (AAE) instead of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS).

Wishing you the best in conceiving and managing your AAE / PCOS!

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