A 20-year-old female asked:
I have amenorrhea for more than a year now, hair loss and gained weight. gave birth last 2018, no period for 2 years (breastfeeding), got period for a few months then the amenorrhea started, do i have pcos?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Given the history described, a number of endocrine related causes may be present. With hair loss, weight gain and persistent absent ovulation/periods, PCOS and/or pituitary/ovarian abnormalities may exist. Obtain a referral to an endocrinologist to make the diagnosis accurately.
Answered Jun 28, 2021
Last updated Jun 28, 2021
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