A 23-year-old female asked:
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i've been having hot flashes/night sweats alot. i'm only 23 & am 6 mo. post partum but had them before pregnancy. i sometimes feel faint from them?

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Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
21 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
See your doctor: Sounds like you need a physical and possible some blood tests to be properly evaluated.
Answered on Mar 29, 2013
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Hormones: You should have your thyroid and cortisol levels measured. Most primary medical doctors can make these evaluations. The type of specialist to evaluate would be an endocrinologist.
Answered on Apr 10, 2016
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