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Anyone with polycystic ovarian syndrome?

I went to my dr. yesterday, I have been having alot of problems and my doctor thinks it might be polycystic ovarian syndrome. I have looked it up and definately have the symptoms but anyone that has it can u let me know what symptoms u had and how long it took ur dr to diagnose u?


Asked by mama2005 at 11:09 PM on Jan. 18, 2011 in Health

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  • My symptoms were hirutism, hair loss, gained weight like crazy 60 pounds in 5mo. I had very irregular periods, high testosterone levels, insomnia and low levels of energy, it took 3 years to the doctor to diagnose.

    Answer by gou18 at 11:46 PM on Jan. 18, 2011

  • my dr hasnt officially diagnosed me either but they said i had several of the symptons

    Answer by lillymom828 at 11:34 PM on Jan. 18, 2011

  • My Dr. dx me after doing a few U/S and blood tests.

    Answer by burninghalo at 11:43 PM on Jan. 18, 2011

  • I go for u/s on friday, and blood tests

    Comment by mama2005 (original poster) at 11:43 PM on Jan. 18, 2011

  • I have hirtuism,weight gain not as much though, 30 lbs in 6 months and it stayed like that, no period at all, go for the testosterone levels to be tested on friday, insomnia and low energy. I feel like I could sleep all day because i dont sleep at night.

    Comment by mama2005 (original poster) at 11:59 PM on Jan. 18, 2011