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Irregular periods from 2 months, increased hair growth in body. Help - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-May-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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User:hi
Doctor:Hello
Doctor:Good afternoon
Doctor:This is xxxxx here
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:I am 25 years old, having irregular periods (menstural cycles) for the past 2 months
User:And the hair growth is more in hands and legs and a dermotologist asked me to do some hormone tests
Doctor:sorry to hear that
Doctor:PCOD is the common cause
User:i did those hormone test
Doctor:Have you got the reports?
User:and the results of those are 17 - hydroxy progrestron - 2.00 (ng/ml)
Doctor:Can you mail me the report?
User:DHEAS - 0.7 ug/dl
User:yep
User:sure
Doctor:Please mail it to YYYY@YYYY
User:can u pls send me the mail id to which i need to send the report
Doctor:Mention attention toxxxxxxxxx in the subject line
User:yes sure...
User:right away i will send u the mail
Doctor:Yes
Doctor:I will wait for it
User:ok
User:hi
Doctor:Hi again
User:i sent the reports
Doctor:This isxxxxxxxxxx
User:pls check
Doctor:Please wait while I check it
User:be right back with 5 mins
Doctor:sure
User:le tme know if u not received the mail yet
Doctor:take your time
Doctor:yes
User:back again
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:I have received the mail and seen it
User:ok..
Doctor:Your reports are all normal
Doctor:The hormonal profile is fine
Doctor:So is your blood sugar levels
User:but free testosterone levels are high
User:?
User:do i need to go for any other test apart from hormone level check up
User:or any medications for making my menstural cycles regular?
Doctor:It is normal
Doctor:Did you check your thyroid status?
User:yes it is also normal
Doctor:May I know your BMI?
User:weight - 68 kg
User:height - 5.5
Doctor:They are normal
Doctor:though a bit on the higher end
Doctor:Let me suggest you some things
User:ok..
Doctor:Firstly, it is not easy to diagnose these conditions online
Doctor:You need complete physical examination and correlation of the lab studies
Doctor:The reports cannot be read individually
User:ok..
Doctor:Another thing
Doctor:These a a bit difficult to treat
Doctor:Finding the actual cause is important
Doctor:And you need regular follow ups with your doctor
User:Yes that is what i am bit afraid since i am not yet married too
Doctor:You may post a query here to specialist
Doctor:There is not need to be afraid here
Doctor:We should find the cause and treat it
Doctor:do not worry
User:yep sure...
Doctor:Use xxxservice and post a query
Doctor:to a specialist
User:service?
User:ok..sure i wll post there
Doctor:yes, ask a specialist service on the dashboard
Doctor:You can post a query to the specialist this way
Doctor:I can ask our customer care team to help you with this
Doctor:would you like it?
User:ok...
Doctor:Is that yes?
User:yes
Doctor:ok
Doctor:I will do the same
Doctor:don't worry
Doctor:You will be fine soon
User:yeah...
User:hopefully
Doctor:Is there anything else you want to discuss on?
User:yes one more
Doctor:Please confirm your contact number
Doctor:Sure
Doctor:please proceed
User:just an info i got is DHEAS hormone level low is it symptoms of some disease or tumor?
User:as per the results of my hormoe
Doctor:No
Doctor:it says your hormonal levels are a bit low
Doctor:it does not say any particular disease or tumor
User:Ok..
Doctor:anything else?
User:so i need to post the same query to a specialist
User:?
Doctor:right
Doctor:confirm your contact number
User:which specialist i have to choose
User:0000
Doctor:Choose OBG
User:ok..
Doctor:ok then
Doctor:I will ask my team member to call you and guide
Doctor:Is that fine?
User:yep sure thanks..
Doctor:Thanks
Doctor:take care
Doctor:bye for now
User:yeah.. have a nice day too...
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