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What are signs and symptoms of tubal blockage?

What are signs and symptoms of tubal blockage?

None: there are usually no symptoms that the tubes are blocked. a prior pelvic infection can cause blocked tubes. ...Read more

Dr. Su Fairchild
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Hypothyroidism (Definition)

When the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more


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What kind of tubal blockage can a HSG unblock?

What kind of tubal blockage can a HSG unblock?

Not true blockage: Excessive mucus or debris can temporarily block the fallopian tube that the hsg procedure can unblock. A true blockage with adhesions cannot be fixed. ...Read more

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What are the symtoms of tubal blockage?

None: there are usually no symptoms that the tubes are blocked. a prior pelvic infection can cause blocked tubes. ...Read more

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Hsg show blockage in both tubes. What is tubal occlusion bilaterally?

Hsg show blockage in both tubes. What is tubal occlusion bilaterally?

Blocked fallopian: Fallopian tubes are two thin tubes one on each side of the uterus which help lead the mature egg from the ovaries to the uterus. If an obstruction blocks the egg from traveling down the tube then you have a blocked fallopian tube. It can occur on 1 or both tubes. It is known as tubal factor infertility. Your OB Gyn will investigate why they are blocked hx of PID, other surgeries etc. Good luck ...Read more

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After HSG on 5/11/2012 the result reads both tubes are demostrated, right upto mid portion and left at the cornu suggestive of tubal blockage or spasm?

Several Options: Well you can approach this finding in several ways. First of all, you could simply consider ivf and speak to a fertility specialist about your chances based upon age, ovarian reserve, etc. Alternatively, you could explore the status of the tubes more definitively with a fluoroscopic tubal canalization (super-hsg) or with a laparoscopy. A non-internet fertility doc would be best source for advice. ...Read more

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HSG is scheduled what reasons could cause tubal blockage? I have had NO STD or PID ever. Could anything else cause a blockage?

HSG is scheduled what reasons could cause tubal blockage?  I  have had NO STD or PID ever.  Could anything else cause a blockage?

Counting Chickens: One does not presume a diagnosis before the test. IF you have had no PID or STD then you do not have a blocked Fallopian Tube. You will drive yourself crazy with these type of questions. Do the test. Get the result. Do not presume the diagnosis. Ever. ...Read more

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How hypothyroidism could lead to elevated level of prolactin, ? A big thank

How hypothyroidism could lead to elevated level of prolactin, ? A big thank

Complicated: Severe hypothyroidism can cause excessive trh to be released from the hypothalamus. Trh causes release of TSH but also prolactin release thereby raising your prolactin level. Treatment is to take care of the hypothyroidism. ...Read more

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Does hypothyroid disease lead to diabeties?

Does hypothyroid disease lead to diabeties?

Related, not cause: Hypothyroidism does not "lead" to diabetes. However, the two disorders frequently occur together and there is an autoimmune link between them. That does not mean one causes the other to occur. ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism lead to vitilligo?

Can hypothyroidism lead to vitilligo?

Often together: Hashimoto's disease -- a very common cause of hypothhyroidism -- and vitiligo often run together. ...Read more

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Does hypothyroidism lead to hypogonadism or vice-versa?

Does hypothyroidism lead to hypogonadism or vice-versa?

Usually neither: Unless you have a pituitary or head injury causing your hormonal deficiencies, hypothyroidism and hypogonadism are usually separate and unrelated. People with one of these deficiencies may be statistically more likely to develop another deficiency, but it is a small likelyhood. Very low thyroid levels, untreated, can lead to deficiencies in other hormone levels, which normalize w/thyroid replaceme. ...Read more

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What do they mean "long term hypothyroidism can lead to death"? Just diagnosised on pills guess it's under control now. Didn't even realized i had it!

What do they mean "long term hypothyroidism can lead to death"? Just diagnosised on pills guess it's under control now. Didn't even realized i had it!

Rarely: Long term, severe hypothyroidism can lead to a rare complication called mixedema coma. Extremely rare. Taking thyroid hormone and keepipng levels normal allow for normal life. ...Read more

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I don't drink and am not obese... what might be the causing my fatty liver? Could it lead to hypothyroidism?

I don't drink and am not obese... what might be the causing my fatty liver? Could it lead to hypothyroidism?

Carbs. Change it.: The easiest way to revert fatty liver is by completely stopping high carb foods (grains, lentils, potatoes based items). Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance. Low carb food items such as flesh foods, eggs, non starchy vegetables, avocados, saturated fat (butter, ghee, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. For more, go to: https://kaushikmd.com/2016/11/03/get-started/ ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism lead to candida overgrowth in the body?

See below: Cancica is almost universal and any over expression or under expression of antibodies may cause cancica to cause symptoms. ...Read more

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How exactly would untreated hypothyroidism lead to sinus congestion?

How exactly would untreated hypothyroidism lead to sinus congestion?

Unrelated: I would expect no effect of untreated hypothyroidism on the paranasal sinuses themselves and would look for other causes. ...Read more

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Can the wrong doseage of thyroxine for hypothyroidism lead to hyperthyroidism?

Can the wrong doseage of thyroxine for hypothyroidism lead to hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroidism: Too much of thyroid hormone medication may cause symptoms of hyperthyrodism; but it is unlikely to cause the thyroid gland itself to become hyperactive. ...Read more

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At what rate does iodine deficiency lead to hypothyroidism?

At what rate does iodine deficiency lead to hypothyroidism?

Months: Iodine deficiency is uncommon in the USA and civilized countries given the presence of iodized salt and the relative availability of seafood. It is still a sizable problem in the developing world however. It would probably take at least a month or two (if not longer) before a low iodine diet would lead to clinical hypothyroidism. The use of iodized salt generally will prevent this problem. ...Read more

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Does hyperthyroidism can lead to hypothyroidism when medicated improperly?

Thyroid: Yes, too much anti-thyroid medication can lead to hypothyroidism. Your doctor should check your thyroid levels every 3 months. If you feel unwell before that please let your doctor know. ...Read more