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Thyroid problem with hair loss and weight loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I think that i might have hypertyroidism
User :   but im not sure
Doctor :  
User :   i have several symptoms but im not sure if that is the cause
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
May I ask you few questions to know about you?
User :   sure
Doctor :   Please give your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height, Weight and Waist circumference.
User :   i am 18, Female, KS, Mom, Engaged, 5' 8", 135lbs, and 28" i think
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
What are the symptoms you are having?
User :   excessive hair loss, unexplained weight loss, tiredness, sweating, can't take the heat
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
these are the typical symptoms
Doctor :  
of Hyperthyroidism
Doctor :  
But you will need a blood test to confirm it

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