It is an endocrine disorder which affects women between ages of 15-30 years. It is one among the leading factors for infertility in women. It is a hormonal imbalance which leads to formation of a cyst in ovary.
In Ayurveda PCOS is caused by the imbalance in the Kapha Dosha. When a person indulges in activities and foods which increase the kapha dosha it leads to PCOS.