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VIDEO: PCOS Awareness Symposium educates patients and health care providers

VIDEO: PCOS Awareness Symposium educates patients and health care providers
April 24, 2015

Sasha Ottey, MHA, MT (ASCP), founder and executive director of PCOS Challenge, appeals to endocrinologists and other providers to learn about PCOS and make the condition a public health care priority.

PCOS is the most common endocrinopathy among women, yet often goes undiagnosed, according to Ottey. The patient community needs the support of the medical community to connect more patients with treatment. 

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