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Thyroid On Uterus
A year post mirena (levonorgestrel) removal. Irregular 42-103 days. Hormone levels, thyroid & u/s of uterus & ovaries. All okay. So why am I not cycling regularly?
Irregular menses: 31 year old female with irregular periods since your Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD was removed about a year ago. You have already evaluated some of the causes of irregular periods. There are other causes too which include weight changes, stress, level of exercise. Also whatever your periods were like before the IUD was placed will influence how they are after it was removed. ...Read more
Can you gain weight from low estrogen?
I'm 39, w/ 2 kids. I had endometriosis in my 20's & now possible dropped uterus. Checked thyroid..
I have been diagnosed with hyper thyroid its been 40 days since my last cycle 3 neg test also my obgyn thought my uterus felt bigger could i be prego?
My antibodies are fighting with my good cells and is destroying them in my thyroid area and my breast and in my uterus?
How do you know?: If you have immune thyroiditis or thyroid inflammation, it may interfere with your thyroid's ability to produce a normal amount of thyroid hormone, but that's easy to fix with the proper dose of brand name T4 replacement, checked by lab in your doctor's office. That inflammation won't harm any other part of your body. ...Read more
Had negative hpts and sonograms for 5 months but my uterus' swollen and feel occasional kicks. Tested for fibroids and my thyroid, negative. Any ideas?
Uterine enlargment: First, if you've only done urine pregnancy tests, have a serum (blood) test done. Some women have an antibody that prevents them from ever having a positive urine test. There are other reasons for uterine enlargement like adenomyosis. If its unclear why your uterus is enlarged then an MRI of the pelvis may be warranted. ...Read more
My mom has bulky uterus prob in 3rd stage next year gng to do surgery. Whether this is related anyhow with thyroid & leg swelling-pls advice her a sol?
See below: These are symtoms that need to be evaluated thoroughly your physician. He/she will be able to discuss his/her findings and suggest a plan. ...Read more
Possible for 3 consecutive mcs at the 6 wk mark, after 2 live births, is down to to bad eggs" ? All bloods, thyroid and uterine tests show no issues.
Chromosomal studies?: Were chromosomal studies done on the miscarried fetuses? Do you or your husband have family histories of early miscarriages in the family. You really have to dig deep because families frwquently don't like to talk about these things. It is rather painful and they feel somewhat ashamed even though there is no shame in it whatsoever. ...Read more
Can thyroid diseases cause dysfuntional uterine bleeding? Tsh is 0.10 free T4 0.93. Started bc not working well.
My sister in law has thyroid cancer which has spread to her bones and spine also she has cervical cancer and uterine cancer we want to know the rough time scale we have left for her?
No way to tell: If she's relatively young, the possibility of li-fraumeni affecting the family is a concern. But there is no way, even if i had much more information, that i could tell you how much longer your loved one has with you -- even chief justice rehnquist survived a few years longer than he was supposed to. Cherish every day you have with her. ...Read more