Having an habbit of eating slate pencils.What is my health condition now ?
Sir am a 23year marrid girl having an habbit of eating slate pencils at my age of 13 to 16 and i left the habbit and again now few months back i was started and stopped by my husband emotional thoughts but am feeling to eat those and am having iron difficiency said my pathilogist and having fibroadenoma(? ) may i know what causes me to eat those things and what is my health condition and i was terninated my pregnency twice
PICA is the term used when someone eat non-edible substances. One of the main causes for pica is iron deficiency anemia. Other factors like stress could also be playing a role in maintaining the problem. Discuss the probelm with your family and take professional help if the problem persists.
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Eating of slate like things is due to altered taste for these items due to iron deficiency in our body whichleads to reduced levels of haemoglobin in our body.To treat this, you need to take regular iron supplements for at least one month along with a high protein diet.
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Hi, I m 27 year old. During my childhood I used to eat slate pencil a lot however later on I stopped. But now I feel like eating again. Now that I m also planning for pregnancy, would my slate eating habit make any bad effect on this and I m also trying to avoid this craving during my pregnancy.
I have an habbit of eating slate pencils.I eat one full box daily.Morever am addicted to it.I cant make my day without eating it.So please suggest me the medicine fro it.I have already consulted many doctors reagrding this.I take calcium syrup too.But nothing is stoppiong me from that. Eagerly waiting for ur reply.
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1) Complete Blood test including LFT,CA-15.3, 2) Whole body bone scan 3) Ultrasound of whole abdomen 4) Chest x ray PA view 5) Electrocardiogram
Report of the above tests has indicated within normal range.
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1) Invasive ductal carcinoma of breast-grade-lll 2) Surgical cut margins and deep plane of resection-free of lesion 3) Axillary lymph nodes-reactive. No Metastasis. 4) No definite lymphovascular or perineural invasion found.
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C erb B2 – Negative
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