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My wife 72 is still having hot flashes and cold spells.

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my wife 72 is still having hot flashes and cold spells. overweight, had full histerectmy in Dec 15, facial skin cancers treated for over 10 years under control after 7 surgeries and regular laser treatments, takes Seroquel 600 per day due to nervous breaking down 17 years ago. Has constant pain in lower and neck controlled with periodic ablations, Norco as needed ( 2 per day for years) on Fentyl patch. No sex in over 3 years.......I think Endocronologist. We have very good Internal Medicine specialist. We live at Texaas A&M area with great med folks.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the neck pain? Are you experiencing any numbness or tingling?
Customer: Years, been to pain specialist here and Dallas. MRI on thurs to see next steps. No surgery indicated at this point according or Orthpod. Does mediocre Pt and message. not really numbness or tingling except in hand that suffered traumatic injury dog bit 3 years ago.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I think that is enough to overwhelm most MD, particularly when on line and no real hands on. As husband of 49 years, looking for other avenues to include in the therapy. For some reason I keep coming up with Endocrinology.....thoughts?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Claritin, Lipitor, Seroquel as stated before, 1 mg clonazapam prn for 17 years . Occasion phenylephedrine, generic Mucus gyfenasen (sp). really examples, bone density etc fine. Just this constant getting hot, no sex, lethargic (ok weight), BUT enchronogy sticks in my mind. She has great GYN care her in College Station Texas with Dr Davis. What else long distance.