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Do Androgens Cause Ovulation In Women
What drugs will you be prescribed for excessive menstration insuline resistant failure to ovulate and high levels of androgens?
PCOS Diagnosis: The diagnosis of pcos requires 2 of 3 findings: irregular cycles > 35 days, elevated male hormones, acne or excess hair growth or polycystic appearing ovaries on us. Insulin resistance is not a diagnostic criteria. Metformin, low glycemic diet and weight training exercise are great. Actos may be better for thin women. Bcpills may be a problem if cholesterol and triglycerides are high. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes underdeveloped breasts in women w/ pcos, I have all normal hormones/no elevated androgens/normal ratios but poly. Cys. Ovaries/acne/hirsu?
Although the levels : Of hormones are normal, i suspect the bioavailability or functionality of these hormones are still off - with higher testosterone and lower estrogen bioavailability. This may explain the underdeveloped breasts. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/women/tc/polycystic-ovary-syndrome-pcos-topic-overview?Page=1. ...Read more
Does late onset cah cause older females to get masculanization (because of proliferation of androgens) features such beard, etc.?
21yr f hairy. Took blood tests it came testosterone 0.69nmol/l which is gd. All bld tests gd. No acne, slim & ovulate regularly but long cycles 35days?
Long cycle: Your cycles are considered normal and you do not have pcos. ...Read more
Having high testosterone levels prevent ovulation and or pregnancy? If so... What test should I have done to check my levels?
Pink brown discharge frm ovulation to period. Ovulate+. FSH 1.7 LH8.4 testosterone 41, ultra-s normal, LH/FSH>3. PCOS? Period cycle 32-35days each mon
Normal (2dys before menstru come). bleed or brown discharge after ovulation till normal period. PCOS?
Yes: Androgen excess, i'm assuming from pcos, produces symptoms such as facial/body hair and acne. Pcos is also associated with anovulation and irregular periods. Taking birth control pills will not cause you to ovulate, but will restore the normal cyclical pattern of estrogen and Progesterone to induce your uterine lining to proliferate and shed giving the woman a period. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When a course of weak low dose androgens is taken, i understand it causes cells conformation to change. Does conf. Change again after discontinuation?
Huh?: I am unaware of any such thing. I am not sure why anyone would take a course of weak low dose androgens. Anyone else have a better answer? ...Read more
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