... Im a 23yr old female and my doctor told me i had high testosterone but I seem to be the only woman out there with the problem. am i the only one? ... (5 replies)
... I am a 24 year old female with no history of any menstrual problems. I recently asked for a hormone test from my gyno just for the sake of one. He just called me with the results. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, i had high testosterone and it self corrected after i was on thyroid meds and cortisol supplements to help my adrenal function. ... (3 replies)
... Many females have naturally high testosterone levels. They are usually very physically active in sports. ... (5 replies)
... You should also be screened for Cushing's as well as that sometimes raises testosterone. I had high testosterone and I had Cushing's and PCOS (both is unusual). The guidelines for PCOS by ACOG outline this but once you mention Cushing's, your doc may roll his eyes - but this is really the most complete method. Also get your DHEA sulfate checked. That is a precurser hormone to... (5 replies)
... Ask them about something called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS. It is the most common cause of high testosterone in women. And if you do a search for that online, there are as lot of good websites on it. ... (5 replies)
... muscular problems and after being tested by an endocrinologist, he said my testosterone was high. I believe the normal is up to 76 and mine is a 77. ... (5 replies)
... Yes i am but working on it. It is down to PCOS but it has also gone down to 2.1 now! Think iv even ovulater this month!!!! (5 replies)
... You should go back to your doctor and ask him to explain everything to you and what he thinks the cause of the high T is. ... (5 replies)
... Female with high athletic or physical actives will have higher testosterone levels. ... (1 replies)
... High to medium testosterone levels. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Cylon - A lot of symptoms can belong to so many different conditions so it's very difficult to tell precisely what is going on. Often one thing is thrown out and it causes a type of domino effect which throws out any number of other things.
Firstly with your weight, has your weight always been an issue or did it occur suddenly? Have you tried eliminating all the bad... (4 replies)
... My testosterone was elevated, but not dangerously high. I also had low Cortisol levels in the morning and was suffering from adrenal fatigue. ... (4 replies)
... FSH, testosterone and cortisol as well as judged the number of cysts on her ovaries. ... (5 replies)
... PCOS is the new favorite problem.
He may want an MRI of the thyroid or pituitary to see if it has a tumor.
Several things cause "high" testosterone.
He will probably test the LH & FSH levels as well. Then maybe do a ultra-sound of the ovaries. (5 replies)
... If the estrogen is in the normal range, the only side effect for high testosterone is probably a high sex drive. ... (2 replies)
... If you are getting testosterone injections every 3 weeks then you probably will get high estrogen estradiol the first days after the injection. ... (8 replies)
... can someone help me with my testosterone test results? ... (1 replies)
... the prolactin may throw off testosterone and low levels of thyroid hormone may be involved in causing or at least exacerbating the problem. ... (9 replies)
... it also raises female hormones like prolactin. Im just worried about stopping the testosterone and relying on my body to slowly start making its own testosterone. I feel pretty good and dont really show any of the symptoms of high prolactin. ... (9 replies)