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09 Jan 2013

Symptoms
Hi
Still have to see gynae, but these are symtoms:
Last period 8 months ago, with one month spotting.
Severe headaches, more within last month or so.
Pms symptoms, cravings mood swings(not pregnant
had home test, negative and sterilized)
Swolen abdomen, gaining weight.
Hairgrowth, can shave today, back tomo.
Hot flushes (only in my early thirties)
Severe pain on ovaries, sometimes only one side.
Backpain.
Can this be thyroid, cyst or something else?
The only medication im taking now is for cholesterol, stattin
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GynaeDoc

01 Jan 0001

At a guess I would say this fits with PCOS, but you will need to see a gynae for a full assessment to make a diagnosis.

Best wishes
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