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Treatment for Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can we help u
User :   I was looking for some help on PCO
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   if u mean Polycystic ovarian synd /dasease
User :   yes
User :   I did
User :   So...?
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information Age, Occupation
User :   What I wanted to know what can one suffering from PCO do to help cure it
User :   sure
Doctor :   ok
User :   Age:24+ occupation: IT Specialist
Doctor :   have u consulted some one as of now
User :   yes I have
User :   I am on medication too
Doctor :   are u maried lukin for a child
Doctor :   OK
User :   No
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   yes thats not something to worry of now
User :   OK
User :   so getting back to my initial query
Doctor :   Laproscopic surgery puncturing the cysts will help
User :   what can one suffering from PCO do to help cure it
Doctor :   the condition will persist since many tiny cysts will inc size in future
User :   what causes PCO?
User :   U there????
Doctor :   yes its mainly an hormonal imbalance
User :   so isnt there a permanent fix to it
Doctor :   the pathology is were testosterone is overly produced
Doctor :   very much treatable
Doctor :   hereditary component is present
Doctor :   how long have u been on treatment
Doctor :   were u adviced weight loss
Doctor :   the sig treat options for PCOD are weight loss and drugs for few months
Doctor :   followed by rescaning for regression of cysts
User :   well i was advised weight loss but i was surprised as I am the right age for my weight
User :   and yes I am on medication too
Doctor :   ok u will be followed up based on u r response to medications
Doctor :   by a scan that would see the decrease in size of the cyst
User :   well i was just wondering
Doctor :   something called LEOS when medical therapy fails
User :   No Scan had been taken initially then how will they know of the progress
Doctor :   LEOS= laproscopic elecro cauterization of the ovary thru lazer or electro cautery
Doctor :   how wre u diagnosed
User :   just by my symptoms
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   so what med are u taking now ?
Doctor :   I have to close this window as there is no response from your side. Please get back if you need any medical advice.
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