PCOD is a condition where hormonal imbalance affects follicular growth during the ovarian cycle, causing the affected follicles to remain in the ovary. The retained follicle forms into a cyst and with each ovarian cycle, a new cyst is formed leading to multiple ovarian cysts.
These bulged, fluid filled follicles give a beaded appearance to the ovaries and cause irregular menstrual cycle, hirsutism, etc.
The causes of PCOD lies in the altered and unhealthy diet and lifestyle.
One Among every 10 females have PCOD in India.
Proper Diet, Exercise, certain healthy changes in lifestyle can help overcome PCOD.