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35 year old female weight gain.fatigue.hip joint pain.some facial hair growth. muscle st

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35 year old female
weight gain.fatigue.hip joint pain.some facial hair growth.
muscle stiffness.more then Forgetful seems hard sometimes to articulate as I did in the past. increased urination
all above started about 3years ago but
Irregular periods all my life.
Not sure if its related
had adult acne (took accutane for six months ten years ago to calm it down )
Could it be hormonal? cushings or polycystic ovary syndrome? Just tired of being tired and getting harder to keep up at work any suggestions?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DOCDEV replied 6 years ago.



Cushings, Hypothyroidism , PCOD , can all present like this. However, these medical disorders can be clearly diagnosed by hormone tests, ultrasound, blood tests.


If all necessary tests have been done, and they have come back normal, then theres not much reason to suspect disease conditions.

Customer: replied 6 years ago.

I have had yearly check ups but no blood test should I go to the doctor and request any and if yes which ones?

Expert:  DOCDEV replied 6 years ago.

You should get tested for -


1.Thyroid profile blood tests

2.Cushings and PCOD hormonal work up.

3.ultrasound of the abdomen and pelvis.

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