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What can be done if you produce too much progesterone?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Progesterone sources: Progesterone comes from both the ovary and adrenal gland as sources, and if a MD has determined that it is too high then the adrenal gland should be evaluated for a cause. The ovaries provide high progesterone normally during pregnancy and rarely produce a progesterone secreting tumor, but it should be ruled out.
Last updated Nov 1, 2015

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