Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome is a condition that happens when a woman produces more male hormones than normal. It can cause infertility, pain, abnormal hair growth, and acne.

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The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at Tufts Children's Hospital provides comprehensive care for a range of endocrine and metabolism disorders
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Marissa  B. Avolio, MD

Marissa B. Avolio, MD

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Title(s): Pediatric Endocrinologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University Medical Center
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-8100
Fax #: 617-636-0535

Diabetes, thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, short stature, delayed and precocious puberty, pituitary disorders.

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