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A 18-year-old female asked:

I am unzila. in 2017 i suffered from typhoid then after my recovery i instantly started gaining weight. now my recent weight is 67 kg from 50 kg. i also started losing hairs and my facial hair growth also increases and dark circles also appeared arou?

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Your description is suggestive of PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) often associated with obesity. You certainly need weight control through regular exercise and proper dieting. See your primary care provider for further information.
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