Rare large ovarian tumour removed from 14-year-old girl

In a rare medical case, doctors at a government hospital successfully extricated a large ovarian cyst from a 14-year-old girl, said a medical officer here Wednesday.

Poor lifestyles see Indian teens fall prey to ovarian disorders

A sedentary lifestyle, bad food habits and obesity are some of the leading causes of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) among Indian teenagers, with an estimated 10-30 percent adolescent girls being affected by it, health experts say.

Suffering from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)? Don`t lose hope

Are you experiencing irregular periods, weight gain, hair growth on the body and face, thinning of the hair on the head?

Irregular periods could be deadly time bomb for teenage girls

PCOS is an endocrine disorder that is characterized by an excess of androgens or male hormones in the body.