News  |  Journals  |  Conferences  |  Blogs  |  Articles  |  Forums  |  Twitter   
 

 Headlines:

 
 

Doctors Lounge - Endocrinology Answers

"The information provided on www.doctorslounge.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician."

Back to Endocrinology Answers List

Forum Name: Endocrinology Topics

Question: Trouble With Thyroid and Levels


 ciera111111 - Mon Oct 17, 2005 9:20 pm

I am a 38 yeard old female with 4 children. I had surgery and radiation due to a cancerous thyroid gland that was fully removed. I was put on thyroid replacement afterwards 1.75 of Synthroid. I am told all my levels are fine why then am I now growing thick hair on my stomach / uterous area? And on my face as well? The hair on my head is getting very thin and brittle and is very thin. I am not losing wieght and am gaining it. I have been trying to have a child and my partner already has had 3 children and I have 4. I have not been able to get pregnant for over a year now. I am now infertal for some reason. I still have regular peiods each month but they are very heavy and only last for a few days. I am very fatigued as well. Can someone please explain to me what is going on with my body?? :(
 ciera111111 - Thu Oct 20, 2005 3:04 am

I am sorry, I forgot to mention that I have severe acne now too which I never had before, not even as a teenager.

|

Check a doctor's response to similar questions

 

advertisement.gif (61x7 -- 0 bytes)
 

Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?

Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community

  • Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.

  • Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.

Doctors Lounge Membership Application

 
     

 advertisement.gif (61x7 -- 0 bytes)

 

 

Tools & Services: Follow DoctorsLounge on Twitter Follow us on Twitter | RSS News | Newsletter | Contact us

 
Copyright © 2001-2010
Doctors Lounge.
All rights reserved.

Medical Reference:
Diseases | Symptoms
Drugs | Labs | Procedures
Software | Tutorials

Advertising
Links | Humor
Forum Archive
CME Articles

Privacy Statement
Terms & Conditions
Editorial Board
About us | Email

We subscribe to the HONcode principles of the HON Foundation. Click to verify.We subscribe to the HONcode principles.
Verify here