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I have been diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), but the medication I am taking does not seem to be working. I recently learned that late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia can be misdiagnosed as PCOS in some women. Can you help me find information on PCOS and late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia? See answer