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Hypothyroidism Hirsutism Women Once Corrected
Why ask?: You already have PCOS which is a common cause of hirsutism. You are already taking 2 meds which are likely to help. The ginette 35 might al;so help. Hypothyroid often causes loss of scalp hair but is not a common cause of hirsutism. You neglected to mention the doses. This can be important. Have you been checked for thyroid? You do not list any med related to thyroid. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hypothyroidism is also known as Underactive thyroid. Level, which can cause fatigue increased sensitivity to cold constipation dry skin unexplained weight gain puffy face hoarseness muscle weakness elevated blood cholesterol level muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness pain, stiffness or swelling in your joints heavier than normal or irregular menstrual periods thinning hair slowed heart ...Read more
23 yr-old, since puberty had facial "bloating" and other symptoms suggestive of thyroid or cortisol issues, but hasn't found effective treatment....?
No: No unless symptomatic.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sexual Difference: Part of the reason is genetic differences between men and women Women typically display greater levels of some antigens in triggering auto immunity ...Read more
Too long an answer..: ...for 400 characters. How long has it been present? Are your periods regular vs. irregular or absent? Any deepening of the voice, clitoral enlargement, balding, or acne? If so, what's the time course? May be one or more of the following: genetics, polycystic ovarian syndrome, non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Cushing's syndrome, tumors of the ovaries or adrenals, partner's testo Rx ...Read more
Not much: More common in women, few specific symptoms, often suble onset. ...Read more
Yes: Hair length is not a determining factor although it is possible that hair will grow slower if you are hypothyroid. ...Read more
The thyroid makes thyroid hormone, the main one is t4, which is converted in other tissues to t3. An underactive thyroid makes too little thyroid hormone. You feel sluggish, bloated, constipated, cold. It is treated by taking replacement hormone levothyroxine. The thyroid also makes calcitonin, which is involved in calcium metabolism, but it is a weak hormone in ...Read more
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