Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
183 Doctors are Online

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

Date : 30-May-2013
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1777 Questions
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
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:I will wait for it
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
User:le tme know if u not received the mail yet
Doctor:take your time
User:back again
Doctor:I have received the mail and seen it
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: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
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
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: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?
Doctor:Is that yes?
Doctor:I will do the same
Doctor:don't worry
Doctor:You will be fine soon
Doctor:Is there anything else you want to discuss on?
User:yes one more
Doctor:Please confirm your contact number
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:it says your hormonal levels are a bit low
Doctor:it does not say any particular disease or tumor
Doctor:anything else?
User:so i need to post the same query to a specialist
Doctor:confirm your contact number
User:which specialist i have to choose
Doctor:Choose OBG
Doctor:ok then
Doctor:I will ask my team member to call you and guide
Doctor:Is that fine?
User:yep sure thanks..
Doctor:take care
Doctor:bye for now
User:yeah.. have a nice day too...
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor