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Doctor insights on: Can A Thyroid Infection Mess Up Your Menstrual Cycle

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Is a hypervascular thyroid nodule symptom for thyroid infection?

Is a hypervascular thyroid nodule symptom for thyroid infection?

Typically, no: Usually, if there is an infection in the thyroid, like an abscess, it will be centrally avascular. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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Whay are the symptoms of a thyroid infection?

Whay are the symptoms of a thyroid infection?

Pain: Infections of the thyroid, like infections anywhere else, are characterized by pain, swelling, warmth and sometimes redness. In addition an infected thyroid can release thyroid hormone which can make you hyperthyroid as well! ...Read more

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1 yr ago i was told i had a hyperactive thyroid infection w/no further explanation. Alopecia& weight loss now back again what type of doctor do I see?

1 yr ago i was told i had a hyperactive thyroid infection w/no further explanation. Alopecia& weight loss now back again what type of doctor do I see?

Endocrinology: The thyroid gland is part of the endocrine system. If hyperactive it can cause symptoms similar to what you are describing and a physician who is specialized in this needs to evaluate you. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a serious tooth infection mess with your menstral cycle?

Please tell me, could a serious tooth infection mess with your menstral cycle?

Yes: Serious infections from your teeth can spread thru out the body and affect all major organs. Go see you dentist and be treated asap before the infection gets worse. ...Read more

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Will a bladder infection stop your menstrual period?

Will a bladder infection stop your menstrual period?

Not usually: Ther are many different factors to why a period may stop. Usually infection alone would not necessarily effect the period, though stress can effect your cycle. If the infection is severe enough that your body is stressed this could potentially change the cycle...But this is not usual. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of urinary track infection, and can it delay ones menstrual period?

What are possible causes of urinary track infection, and can it delay ones menstrual period?

Bacteria into bladde: Urinary tract infections are caused by certain pathogenic (harm-causing) bacteria that make their way into the bladder, and begin to proliferate causing symptoms of pain with urination, discomfort in pelvis etc, sometimes they can work up into the kidneys. They don't delay one's menstrual period. ...Read more

Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more