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Irregular bleeding with PCOS - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here.
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   I'm married 7 months before
User :   i have irregular periods problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   I'm taking meprate from 16th to 25th day of every menstural cycle
Doctor :   were your periods regular before marriage?
Doctor :   ok
User :   will iy really helps me to get pregnent?
User :   no
User :   it ws irregular for past 7 yrs..
Doctor :   the cause for your irregular periods should be investigated with pelvic MRI (to look for endometriosis) and hormonal analysis to look for any derangements
User :   I have PCO..
User :   Harmonal test was done....
Doctor :   ok. are you in treatment for PCOS?
Doctor :   what did the results show?
User :   prolactin,thyroid are normal
Doctor :   ok
User :   LH and FSH are abnormal
Doctor :   ok. what was the abnormality? was it more or less?
User :   doctor suggested to take meprate
Doctor :   was ultrasound pelvic done before confirming PCOS?
User :   NO
Doctor :   ok. What treatment was give other than meprate for the PCOS?
User :   nothing
User :   only meprate
Doctor :   i would recommend you to take a second opinion from another gynecologist or from our panel gynecologists for your condition
Doctor :   I would also recommend a re-examination
Doctor :   along with pelvic scan/ultrasound
User :   ok
Doctor :   and repeat hormonal tests
Doctor :   to see what is exactly happening
Doctor :   and then proceed with the treatment based on what outcome you want
Doctor :   in case you want to get pregnant, the treatment would differ
Doctor :   based on the test results and examination findings
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   ok
User :   yeah...
Doctor :   please get back to me if you have doubts.
User :   does meprate affects pregnancy?
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor :   Meprate contains medroxyprogesterone. it affects with getting pregnant
User :   oh..
Doctor :   so while you are on Meprate you may not get pregnant
User :   she told me that it supports pregnency
Doctor :   it wil only regulate your cycles
User :   ok...
Doctor :   since your other diagnosis is PCOS, it needs to be reconfirmed
User :   ok..
Doctor :   and if found to be present, it shold be treated in case you want to concieve
Doctor :   first by bringing it under control
Doctor :   and second by giving you treatment to help you release eggs
Doctor :   to be able to get pregnant
User :   ok..
Doctor :   also, since your LH, FSH were found abnormal, a repeat test will help to see if they are fine now or still continue to be abnormal
User :   I will redo the hormone test
Doctor :   so discuss these with your treating doctor or anithergynecologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   and go ahead with the suggestions to find teh exact diagnosis
Doctor :   and take positive steps to get pregnant if you wish to be pregnant soon.
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   yes
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   Thank u so much
User :   for your support
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now.
User :   bye
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