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Has anyone managed to conceive naturally despite having PCOS?

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    sarahsherlockposted 6 years ago

    Fellow hubbers, I am 27, married and now considering starting a family. I was diagnosed with PCOS in 2005, I luckily don't suffer many PCOS symptoms and have menstrual cycles that range from 27-30 days each month.

    I'm interested to know whether any of you out there have managed to have a conceive a child naturally with this condition or whether I should cut my losses and go straight for medical intervention?

    Your comments are welcome!


    1. shazwellyn profile image84
      shazwellynposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      You are still very young.  Give the natural way a shot - about a year - see what happens.  You have nothing to loose and it is plenty of fun! hehehe

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    sarahsherlockposted 6 years ago

    Thanks you for the advice. The reason I'm trying to start young is due to the PCOS. Conceiving is often difficult and I want to give myself the best chance possible.

    1. pisean282311 profile image57
      pisean282311posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      i agree with shaz...you are young and should give try to natural way first...

  3. FranyaBlue profile image75
    FranyaBlueposted 6 years ago

    My sister in law suffers with this. She was trying for 8 years to get pregnant and she eventually went to have the cysts removed. She got pregnant just a few months later.

    She said that the treatment is so minor that it's worth going through with it.

    But there is no harm in trying first. Good luck!

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      sarahsherlockposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Thanks for this. Oddly enough - I don't have the cysts, just the hormone imbalance. Apparently it is possible to just have the syndrome without ever developing cysts.