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Spotting irregularly, sudden weight gain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   I need to know some info about periods
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please proceed.
User :   For the past two monthes I have been spoting
User :   very iregularly
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you mention your age, weight, height, any previous health problems, and current medicine usage?
User :   I'm taking no meds i am 22 5"9 and no health problems and me and my husband are trying to have a baby
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my weight is 360
Doctor :   For how many days are you getting your periods since the last 2 months?
User :   4 days at the most
Doctor :   Was there any sudden weight gain?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I was taking depovera for the first two years of our marriage
Doctor :   Is there any feeling of tiredness, sleepiness that you are feeling these days?
User :   yeah all the time
Doctor :   when did you stop taking it?
User :   three years ago
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you get your Thyroid Profile tested.
User :   ok
Doctor :   You may also need an Ultrasound scan of your pelvis.
Doctor :   It could be either low thyroid or any ovarian problem
Doctor :   These need to be ruled out and medicines need to be given.
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