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    Can PCOD cause weight gain and irregular menstruation?

Posted on Tue, 11 Jul 2017 in Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
Question: I am PCOD'c for 6 years..2 years back i consulted doc and he said until u reduce weight, nothing gonna work. I dint take it seriously that time..Now i started doing active exercise and reduced weight as well. Still not getting my cycles.
Answered by Dr. Minal Mohit 9 hours later
Brief Answer:
need your reports and present weight.

Detailed Answer:
Dear XXXXXXX hi!
PCOD is related to weight gain , very true, but even thin women can have PCOD depending on the disturbed hormonal profile.
I need to know
17 (OH)P
also please tell me how much weight did you lose?
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
Follow up: Dr. Minal Mohit 4 hours later
i lost around 8 kgs in 3.5 months. As per last tests TSH was normal and whenebver I was asked to take a test, all the time no hormones showed imbalance.
Answered by Dr. Minal Mohit 11 hours later
Brief Answer:
Reports please!

Detailed Answer:
dear ma'm, can I have a look at the reports please. and what is your present height and weight?
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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