Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
189 Doctors are Online

Cause of weight gain and facial hair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3391 Questions
User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am 34 year old female. I have been detected with PCOD (ultrasound) all my blood testes are normal but i am gaining weight and have facial hairs
User :   what can be the cause?
Doctor :   Ok I can tell yu the reason for it
Doctor :   I would like to know the blood test that were done
User :   t3 t4 tsh
User :   & the rest....
Doctor :   Were the LH and FSH levels done
User :   insulin, prolactin
User :   cortisols
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Were all these normal
User :   all normal
Doctor :   Is the ratio of LH/FSH done
User :   no i dont think so
Doctor :   Ok Dint your doctor tell you that the Facial hair, wt gain are the feature of the Polycystic ovarian syn
User :   they said it is

Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Other doctor chats you may be interested in
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor