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Doctor insights on: Poly Fibrocystic Ovarian Disorder

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Do fibrocystic breast disease and ovarian estrogen have any kind of relation to each other?

Do fibrocystic breast disease and ovarian estrogen have any kind of relation to each other?

Yes: Estrogen levels can cause the fibrocystic changes to be more active which causes increased lumpiness and breast pain. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with poly cystic ovarian disease and i was pres birth control to help, I am still loosing hair, in pain and i diet but no change.Help?

I was diagnosed with poly cystic ovarian disease and i was pres birth control to help, I am still loosing hair, in pain and i diet but no change.Help?

Pcos with infertily: Your complaints needed a complete gyn checkup but for initial workup you need to have basic lab work including hormone tests: lh/fsh, progesterone, 17ohcort level, etc, ca125 to rule out endometrisis, TSH to ascertain no hypothyroidism. If normail, then you can wait couple of months to see any changes in your c, c, othwise you should proceed for further medical recheck till you know your problem. ...Read more

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Whats olycystic ovarian disease?

Whats olycystic ovarian disease?

Insulin and ovaries: Pcos is a manifestation of Insulin resistance, which indicates pre-diabetes or diabetes 2.There are many derangments including those of adrenal androgen, a higher free testosterone, eradication of/or irregular cycles.Hirsuitism and acne increase with these androgens. A woman's cycle becomes annovulatory. Glucophage (metformin) is the preferred treatment of the problem. Clomiphene is used to help ovulation. ...Read more

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Fibrocystic disease--- what causesn it ?

Fibrocystic disease--- what causesn it ?

Common problem: Fibrocystic disease/changes is very common in women. This is most often seen during the menstrual cycle. Breast feel lumpy and painful which is caused by cyst formation (fluid filled areas) due to hormonal changes. Some women may have these changes without being on their menstrual cycle. Caffeine may cuase the cysts to be overactive resulting in pain. This is not related to cancer. http://www. ...Read more

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How is the fibrocystic disease diagnosed?

How is the fibrocystic disease diagnosed?

Sweat Chloride: If you are referring to cystic fibrosis, the standard diagnostic test is to conduct 2 back-to-back sweat chloride tests. These tests measure the amount of sodium and chloride in the sweat content; levels of 60 milliequivalents per liter or above are considered diagnostic. The disease can also be diagnosed by running a genetic test, but this is more expensive. ...Read more

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Poly cystic ovarian syndrome: can I still have a kid?

Poly cystic ovarian syndrome: can I still have a kid?

Many do: Pcos often interferes with fertility to some degree but effected women can and do have kids. It makes it a bit harder for you to control the where or when if you are not sure you are ovulating at a specific time. If you just let nature figure it out and don't worry about it it can happen (if your not using birth control). ...Read more

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How might i go about finding a doctor that specializes in ovarian disorders?

How might i go about finding a doctor that specializes in ovarian disorders?

Find a good Ob/Gyn d: Most ob/gyn doctors handle ovarian disorders in general. But if you have a specific type of ovarian disorder( like polycystic disease) or a cancer of the ovary, then you could seek a specialist for this purpose through consultation with your ob//gyn doctor. ...Read more