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Cause of weight gain and facial hair - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am 34 year old female. I have been detected with PCOD (ultrasound) all my blood testes are normal but i am gaining weight and have facial hairs
User :   what can be the cause?
Doctor :   Ok I can tell yu the reason for it
Doctor :   I would like to know the blood test that were done
User :   t3 t4 tsh
User :   & the rest....
Doctor :   Were the LH and FSH levels done
User :   insulin, prolactin
User :   cortisols
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Were all these normal
User :   all normal
Doctor :   Is the ratio of LH/FSH done
User :   no i dont think so
Doctor :   Ok Dint your doctor tell you that the Facial hair, wt gain are the feature of the Polycystic ovarian syn
User :   they said it is

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