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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Steroid excess: Your symptoms do suggest an excess of corticosteroids. Best to be evaluated by an endocrinologist or internist to sort out the source of the problem.
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Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
Cushing's vs thyroid: You need to see your doctor and have a workup. You could have Cushing's or possibly thyroid disease. See your doctor.

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Avoid crash diets: The goal of losing weight is keeping it off and improving health. Low calorie diets usually accomplish neither result. Instead, completely avoid foods ... Read More
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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Need supervision: Severe calorie restriction will cause sarcopenia - essential muscle loss and subsequent weight gain leads to sarcopenic obesity - stick hands and legs ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See doctor: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. Unintended weight loss of the magnitude you mentioned warrants an evaluation ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Not after puberty: Your head grows fastest during first 2 yrs of life, then slows down until puberty with growth spurt. Once you're done with growth in height--about 16- ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
In adults no, unless: the bony skull itself becomes bigger, such as in acromegaly, a rare endocrine disorder, if really concerned see your doctor / endocrinologist, wish yo ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Depending on how much weight you have lost, how fast you lost it, and your skin in general, you may have too much skin for the body to 'return to norm ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Consult with: a plastic surgeon. Take care.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Careaga
17 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends: When you lose weight, your skin should shrink with you... It shouldn't lag behind your weight loss. If after losing your weight you have a significan ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience Dermatology
Skin elasticity: How quickly skin loses elasticity depends quite a bit on the amount of previous and ongoing sun exposure and on genetics. Weight loss doesn't really ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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I wouldn't worry. : Genetics plays a big part. Impossible to know for sure but you don't have that much to shrink ,so don't worry about it. The important thing is to lose ... Read More

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