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Irregular periods,harmonal imbalance due to overweight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   yes...
User :   i am 18
User :   and very obese
User :   really overweight
User :   my periods are irregular
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when ur periods are irregular?
User :   so...its really bad isnt it??
Doctor :   ok
User :   2 months
Doctor :   i need to take ur detailed medical history
User :   before i had the same problem...
Doctor :   ur irregular periods could be due to overwieght
User :   but recently it was ok
User :   but again
Doctor :   do u have facial hairs?
User :   yes
User :   very much
User :   is there a hormone imbalance??
Doctor :   yes it is
Doctor :   also stress could be the cause
Doctor :   anytime u consulted gynecologist for this problem
User :   i recently had
User :   my board exams..
Doctor :   ok
User :   nope
Doctor :   stress, hormonal imbalance due to stress, being overweight
User :   because irregular periods is not a new problem for teenagers
Doctor :   all these will cause irregular periods
Doctor :   but it needs to be investigated
User :   my mom has a doubt if i could have plycistic ovaries
User :   poly
Doctor :   nothing to worry
Doctor :   yes it could
Doctor :   thats what iam thinking
Doctor :   i would suggest u to get hormonal profile
Doctor :   along with ultrasound scan of abdomen

Doctor :   and consult a gynecologist
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