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Cause of extreme fatigue, nausea, lost weight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   ive had extreme fatigue, nausea, lost weight, what is wrong?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr.xxxhere
Doctor :   How may i help u?
User :   hello
User :   ive had extreme fatigue, nausea, lost weight, what is wrong?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender please ?
User :   33, female
Doctor :   Since how long you have been experiencing it ?
User :   its been a week
User :   but have had extreme fatigue since i was little
Doctor :   and have you been taking any medications ?
User :   its gone away for a while and just came back again
User :   no medications
Doctor :   any tests you went thru?
User :   anemia- yes
User :   but this is pretty extreme in comparison with before
Doctor :   Can you tell me the lab readings ?
User :   i dont have it, it was a few years back
Doctor :   Ok , your fatigue is very much related to the the anemia as it is the number one cause
Doctor :   Also i would want you to get your thyroid level tested
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical problems ?
Doctor :   or just the ones you have mentioned ?
Doctor :   Are you there ?
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User :   sorry just logged off
User :   ive been looking online and signs point to cancer
Doctor :   no problem
Doctor :   its difficult to point out anything unless the tests are done
User :   hmm
User :   ok guess will need to take some tests then. thanks
Doctor :   as it can be as minor as just anemia which can be completely treated
User :   ok
Doctor :   SO dont worry
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   just get your complete blood and thyroid level tested
Doctor :   Your most welcome
Doctor :   take care
User :   i already have a few years ago
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