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Continuous menstrual bleeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i've been having my period for 22 days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did this happen anytime before?
Doctor :   For this long a period
User :   kinda. i dont remember it being this long. maybe 10 days. but it was always a light
Doctor :   Ok
User :   not heavy. just constant
Doctor :   Can you mention your age and if you have any other health problems?
User :   27
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and overweight
User :   usually ive gone months with out and one time i went 3 yrs with out
Doctor :   I suggest that you get a THYROID PROFILE done and also
Doctor :   an Ultrasound pelvis.
User :   its usually irregular but i got it on sept 3rd that lasted 5 days then i got it again on the 21st of sept and ive had it since
Doctor :   You may need to take medicines to correct this.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Before were they regular?
User :   ok. ty for your opinion i wasn't sure if i should be concerned
User :   no
Doctor :   Then it is better to get this checked up as
Doctor :   we need to rule out Polycystic Ovarian Disease in you.
User :   ive been post poning cuz we dont have insurance and
User :   we make too much to be low income.
Doctor :   The most common reasons for these may be hormonal imbalances, PCOD, and Hypothyroid.

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