Answers in 'Endocrinology'
12 months on Zoloft 100 mg. diet and exercise regime stayed the same in that time period, yet I gained 12 pounds. how do antidepressants cause it?
13 yo son w extreme fatigue, overweight, chills, joint pain etc. Cbc showed wbc 11.8, abso neutro 7.1, abso lymph 3.6, and abso mono 0.9. Also TSH 7.250. I'm worried about leukemia. No other signs of inf at time of blood draw. Shld this b concerning?
17 yr Daughter in China school trip. While hiking great wall, unable to use legs. In hospital, K 1.5. thyroid OK abd US OK. On d::C, K3.2 CK 1000. After day of rest CK rose to 3600. Today 6000. Why rising?
2 solid right thyroid nodules 2.2 cm hypoechoic on the larger one with diffusely increased internal vascular flow. Suspicious in appearance. Cancer?
2 yr on ortho tri cyclen for hormonal acne. Break out during first 3 weeks of the pills but clear during last week (period week) what does this mean?
After taking a dose of prednisone i had sudden numbness&strange sensations in left leg.Lingering heat sensitivity in left heel since then.MRI brain::Spine show herniated disc,osterarthritis&anteriorlisthesis. Was worried about ms but mri neg. Thoughts?
Ana direct positive, sed rate 32, bun 4, creat 0.030, tsh 0.350, etc. I don't think this is just fibro.
Also keep having protein in urine.
ACTH stim test what does it mean if your child's blood pressure and pulse drop during this test?
A person with a pancreatic tumor that has mild to moderate pain while standing would expect some pain when lying down at night, as well?
Being that lo loestrin fe is a low hormone dosage, how effective is it? Is it as effective as any other oral contraceptive. I'm a perfect user
Being treated for hypothyroid after case of thyroiditis. TSH was 94+ at last check. Urine-protein, blood & bilirubin & creat 1.39. EGFR 45. Weight gain, blurry vision also. Ideas?
Back pain upper abdomen pain after eating feel bloated full pressure gnawing pain. blood work done all tests nrml liver,pancreas,wbc,cbc,lypase?
Bleeding hemorrhoid for 2days. Lots of bleeding. Today, while standing, I got so weak and nauseous with sweating that I had to lay down. I used prep h cream yesterday and may have undiagnosed diabetes. ?
Before I got my fibroids I wanted to see was I going through pre-menopause because I was having hot flashes and I haven't had periods but I wasn't going through pre menopause then after finding that out I got my fibroids removed I thought that would help
Can I take 10mg melatonin and use magnesium oil for sleep? I should be okay because they're both natural, right?
Can u die from high blood sugars? My uncle 49 was type 2 has been on Metforman for 10 years. over the last year do to insurance reason he has not tak
Can a woman get pregnant if she takes hormone pills after she has had a tubal ligation for 18 years and had a miscarriage back last year?
Can anxiety and panic attacks be caused by hyperthyroidism?
Can I use a magnesium spray & take vitamin d3 together?
Can hypoglycaemia and elevated liver enzymes be related??
Can diabetics eat veggie pizza?
Cant keep an erection with my partner during sex. had sex before with others and didnt have this prob. Im diabetic (type 1) and im 20. Is it diabetes?
Does the progestin only pill have effects on your estrogen levels? i know its meant to affect progesterone only, but are there any inadvertent effects
Diffuse atrophic pancreas on MRI, 6wks ago MRI normal. No pancreatitis, Controlled DM1, no alcohol drugs, low fat diet,what could cause sudden change?
Found ANA level of 1:2560 homogeneous following an EUS procedure to assess the pancreas. Pancreas normal, except bulky. What's causing the high ANA?
For a small framed 5'6 18 year old female how badly over weight is 145?
Felt shaky and sweaty at 10:30 am did not eat or drink blood sugar is 126 is this normal ?
Good evening. I had bloodwork done today and TSH is 5.61. Free T4 is .9. ESR is 39. What do these numbers mean? Will I need thyroid medication?
GAD::Ocd, Panic Disorder.Prozac for 2.5 yrs.Stopped cold turkey 3mths ago.No withdrawal symptoms but ever since I have insatiable appetite+weight gain?
Hi doctor i have pcod and have not got my menses since 2 months had primolut for 4 days but still i have not got my periods am i pregnant?
How can I increase my basal body temperature, and::Or thyroid activity without taking medication?
Hi.my testicles got small in size an doctor said i have very low sperm count in seman.an im unmarried.does it curable an can my testicles will regain?
Had hysterectomy 2001 on estrogen patch, heard a Dr say that hrt can cause melasma is that true? I have melasma do I stop patch? SAD:( tyvm
How long after cardio does weight loss happen (no matter how small) or does it happen while exercising?
Hie,i have a very small penis which retracts inside after erection and when erect it doesnt go past 6cm.its so tiny.what might be the problem and can ?
Had a normal EUS, except they noted a bulky pancreas? What can cause this?
I started taking estrogen 2 weeks ago and am extremely bloated. When will this go away? I eat healthy, drink over 100oz of water a day and exercise.
Is it possible to overdose on melatonin?
I am having high anxiety, panic attacks, loss of appetite and sudden loss of weight. Could this be a thyroid problem?
I am experiencing breast pain. It is really painful and this has happened every few months now. I had a hysterectomy 2 years ago.leaving only rt ovary. All of my blood work is fine. Should I try HRT? I also have anxiety and mood swings.
I took next choice 2 days after intercourse it was during ovulation. I heard it doesn't work during ovulation and if your bmi is over 30 is this true?
I am experiencing breast pain. It is really painful and this has happened every few months now. I had a hysterectomy 2 years ago. I have been to the doctor several times for this. All of my blood work comes back ok. Should I try HRT? I have my right
I have a hard time sleeping and I take 50mg of Trazadone every night and still struggle to fall asleep. Is is safe to take a small amount of melatonin?
I noticed I get extra nauseous and anxious during ovulation and::Or PMS. I was wondering could birth control help balance my hormones or reduce those symptoms? Thank you for your replies.
I have alopecia, which is spreading all over my face, scalp and eyebrows. Tried a multitude of treatments, nothing working, is there a new OMP therap?
Is it common that I feel terribly lonely after my significant other for 20 years died 6 months ago? It was pancreatic cancer. I did 24::7 care.
I am on 300mg effexor and 400mg lyrica which I have reduced to 150mg due to weight gain.would 150mg cause weight gain. thank you?
Is it possible for thyroid to cause constipation even if you have no other thyroid symptoms, such as fatigue or low temp?
I am experiencing frequent urination and excessive sweating (worsened by: psychological stress, after exercise, warm weather) happens at any time, eating a meal, getting a haircut, in a pub with friends. Mainly from my face though, hard to go out now?
I am experiencing breast lump (quality: mobile or moveable lump, fixed lump) .
I am experiencing unintentional weight loss, chest pressure or heaviness (time frame: gradual onset) (worsened by: psychological stress) , grindin...
I got a non hormone IUD placed in me 2 days ago and want to know if it's ok to use tampons for the bleeding?
Im on federal probation and am obese. What is the most effective diet pill that I can take and not show dirty on a u.a?
I take 40 mg. of citalopram daily. Can I take a supplement with ashwagandha, lion's mane, huperzine A, and Vit. D3?
Is it true that chicken and dairy products causes diabetes, and meat is class 1 carcegenic with tabacoo? Why ama sponsors are big meat products
I don't have my period this month but I am not pregnant, what's wrong with me?
Infertility in men is related to how healthy the whole body is? or its a genetical diesease and how men get it?
I am experiencing excess vellus hair growth, worsened acne, easy bruising and scarring, spider veins nearly from head to toe with new ones appearing daily. I am constantly tired. I am on birth control and spironolactone(only recently).
I have worms.I lost weight and vitamin D deficiency the last few months.I got prescribed with Albendazole.does that treat both tapeworms and flukes?
I'm incredibly sensitive to any artificial sweetener (maltodextrin, erythritol, etc). Which kinds are the LEAST laxative causing? Which are the worst?
I have tonsillitis, was precribed 2 boxes Azithromycin (only took one pill) and Etodolac every 12 hours and paracetamol but i m in pain and etodolac and paracetamol seem to do nothing. I have a lot of pain in swallowing saliva and I can not eat.
I'm 30yrs of age with gynecomastia. Small penis size, not tall and recently started having headaches almost on a daily basis. And suffer memory loss?
I had a pelvic ultrasound today and the tech found a kidney stone, thickened uterine lining & possible polycystic ovaries. What will be the next step?
I have linea nigra from my umbilicus to symphesis pubis,not straight.I'm not pregnant, never been pregnant, No hormones pills,no intercourse,is it ok?
I haven't had a period in almost a year I thought maybe when I got my fibroids removed that it would regulate my periods but it didn't even before doing I was having hot flashes I thought that I was going to pre-menopause but the doctor said I wasn't plea
Is melatonin safe for epileptics?
I believe I have POTS I am experiencing an average of 70 bpm laying down and 120 bpm standing up. How can I be sure that's what it is?
I am constipated when I'm NOT having a period. Should I get my throid checked?
I have a pt who is just starting the transgender process (fem to male), I am looking for a psychiatrist who does this work. If U do please contact me.
I take a vitamin D every day 1000 mg will this affect my liver? Should I go down in mg I am 55 years old
I'm 21 and I'm worried. I took a 3 hour hot bath (added hot water) and my testicles are hot. I googled and panicked. Could I be infertile forever now?
I checked my blood sugar level and it's 190. Should I take another dose of galvus 50mg. My regular dose, already taken is once daily about 12 hrs ago.
My boyfriend is unhappy with our relationship because I don't have any desire for sex due to my only experiences with it have been painful. I'm lost.
My son (22) had a colectomy, his colon was removed and subsequent J Pouch etc. He recently is very fatigue, weightloss etc could this be a b12 defiec?
My Daughter is experiencing nausea (severity: moderate) , fatigue, difficulty sleeping and having hot flashes. Has to keep cool wet cloth to cool off?
My weight is 108 kg and i have male boobs if i loose weight will i loose these boobs? or no? maybe i should get to 75 to 80 kg it might help
My mother is suffering from acute ischemic stroke, she is diabetic, her late arrival to the hospital made situation bad since none of the initial tissue activator were given to her.how can I manage her health situation ?
My son has a Vitamin D deficiency for many years, he takes supplements on and off. He is convinced it has affected his growth. Can HGH help at 19?
My free t3,t3 is normal.but tsh is 5.35.doctor suggested before getting pregnant tsh should be below 2.5.doctor prescribed thyronorm 25mcg tablet.shou?
Mildly enlarged convex pituitary gland. being referred to endocrinologist. what could cause this. elevated prolactin, low estrogen. no discrete tumor.
Need help, i am not diabetic, my fasting blood sugar was 87 whole last week, this week it is 98, 99 diff is i have periods, whats going on?
Observing sudden intolerance to alcohol since last few days. Even after having a pint of beer, heart rate is increased, feel dizzy, hot flushes, etc.
Other than helping you feel fuller, are there any other weight loss benefits to drinking a lot of water?Like does it help clean fat from the body etc
Saw new GYN. dx of pcos since 12. Dr said I don't have it since I still get period every month 25-40 day cycles even though I have most clinical sympt?
So I got bumps inside of my head but behind it and I'm overweight so I think it's the cause should I be worried about it?
Should I lower BMI from 20 to 19 to lower estrogen? Had uterine cancer and hysterectomy. Kept ovaries. Afraid of breast::Ovarian cancer.
Squamous cell carcinoma, no skincancer. Normal x ray::Ct Scan of lungs::Abdomen::Breasts::Colon. Metastasis in lymphnodes under armpits::Collarbone. Cough, weightloss, SOB. Ex smoker, Nicorette addict. No primary tumour found. What type of cancer?
Several years ago I gained a substantial amount of weight, and developed light stretch marks, now roughly a year after losing most of it, they have not faded and gotten worse (darker, deeper) even after using cocoa butter regularly. What can I do?
T4 is elevated. 14.4 but Free T4 and Free T3 normal, TSH normal, antithroglobulin AB is 14, normal range 0-115?
TSH high (15) free T4 high (4.2) but free T3 low (2.1). 41 yrs old, has partial thyroid removal at 14. Hashimoto. Been on 300 mg of generic synthroid for 20 years. What does this mean?
Usually regular period but am 16 d late. Not preg normal tsh but low iron (6.42) &prolactin level 42.84 ng::Ml. Can it be the cause of missed period?
What would you think is going on if a teenage high level athlete presented with a resting heart rate consistently in the 80's or 90's w fatigue and a noticeable heart beat? thyroid normal. other blood work normal (electrolytes, anemia, etc.)
Will 25mg of atenolol block adrenaline at the dentist surgery as bp goes high?
When I doing physical activities such as sports, weight lighting or dancing i tend to sweat profusely. Is there a way to reduce the amount i sweat? an
What is happening when a man gets manboobs or bigger chest but not from increased muscle? Is it bc there is less testosterone and more estrogen?
What autoimmune or infiltrative diseases affect the pituitary gland? being worked up for pituitary hyperplasia and hyperprolactinemia. virgin. 22yo.
What is the definition or description of: Alora (estradiol) allergy?
What is diabetes?
Weaning off celexa after a month due to nausea, not eating & 20lb weight loss, insomnia. Take zofran & phenergan but not helping.Swollen gums.
What is the effect of HGH on warfarin dose.