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41 year old, having irregular periods repeating after 10 days with heavy flow, feeling tired and feverish. Suggestions ?

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I am 41 years , female, hving one son 13 yrs old....hving irregular cycles repeating after 10 days with heavy thyroid problem....AMH= 1.78, SERUM FERRITIN=5.90, PCV=32.40, MCH= 24.80....FEELING TIRED, RESTLESS, FEVERISH.....wht do u suggest..?

Posted Mon, 21 May 2012 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Rhea Chanda 2 hours later
Thanks for the query.
You are almost peri-menopausal.There are only two reasons why you may be having irregular cycles.First,it may occur due to physiological causes like natural menopause.Second,it may occur to pathological causes of the uterus and cervix.
I suggest that you see a gynaecologist for a pelvic examination where the condition of your uterus can be assessed.You will need to get some blood tests done also for hormone profile:LH,FSH,TSH.Along with that a ultrasound of the pelvis is necessary to find out if there is any pathology.The tiredness and weakness could due to the blood loss.Incorporate leafy veggies in your diet.Any sudden hormone imbalance can cause the symptoms you have described.So i suggest that you get these tests done so that we can gain a better idea about the situation.

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