It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 Showing 1 - 20 of 79 for how do they test for pcos. (0.089 seconds)

Test for pcos
Sep 4, 2008
... how do they test for pcos (3 replies)
... Most doctors have you strip completely and do a breast exam at the same time, but not all of them. ... (24 replies)
... Alright...maaaaaybe i'll go. I have another question though and this is gonna sound pretty stupid but uhm...How do they do a pelvic exam? ... (24 replies)

... I have several of the symptoms for Pcos, but I'm sooo scared of doctors, so I was wondering how they test you for it? ... (24 replies)
... For a very long time, I've thought I had PCOS. I have almost all of the symptoms except for being overweight. I know extreme body hair is a sign and that I do definitely have... I have VERY irregular periods and my husband and I have been having unprotected sex for over a year without conceiving. ... (6 replies)
... safely overmedicating if they rx'd you and you happened not to have it. ... (24 replies)
Jul 23, 2005
... As far as how they "test" for PCOS ... there really is no way. There are tests that can "suggest" PCOS, but according to my endocrinologist, there are NO diagnostic criteria. ... (6 replies)
... I too have about 100 extra lbs but the pain hurt. I just always remember that they see serveral women a day and at the end they can't remember how each of them looked. Plus if you have a good gyno it won't matter. My gyno made me feel comfrotable. ... (24 replies)
... Not officially PCOS though. ... (9 replies)
... its possible to have cysts and not have pcos, and have high or low tests and not have pcos, so just remember to look at the big picture. actually they say up to 40 percent of women with cysts dont have pcos ! ... (24 replies)
... well, so it doesn't necessarily make sense to go looking for rarer conditions. ... (24 replies)
... of PCOS women are even "skinny. ... (24 replies)
... My 19 year old daughter has extremely irregular periods. It can go 45 days or longer before she gets her period. She has acne and takes medication for it. She losses a lot of hair every time she washes it, but still has a full head of hair. She does not have a weight problem. ... (24 replies)
... A blood test should reveal your hormone levels and that can help to diagnose PCOS if that is, in fact, the problem. Good luck! ... (24 replies)
... i have pcos i had blood tests ultrasounds external and inturnal they suspected i had it from my symptoms but didnt realy say until i had a laperoscopy (a camera through the belly button) then metformin started then diabex i am over weight as silly as it might sound i dont mind getting my gear of for the doc hehee (24 replies)
Anyone have PCOS?
Sep 28, 2004
... ugar goes high after i eat but then it goes back down after a couple of hours. also get very low sugar when i miss a meal. i also have polycystic kidney disease, how do they test and know for sure you have it? ... (30 replies)
... is hair falling out another sign? when i wash my hair in the shower, i pull my hands away w/ a clump of hair quite often, but I still have a full head of hair (well, thin hair, but theres no bald spots) I have super irregular periods, but when the time of the month comes where im suppose to be getting it, i still get the cramps n pms, just no actual bleeding..If it's not pcos,... (24 replies)
... God this is making me nervous as hell. I have an appointment on the 23rd with an endocrinologist and on the 24th with my (new) gyno. I have never had a pelvic exam and being 19, I should of huh?? Well when I go in I will know if I have pcos. (24 replies)
... I have PCOS and was diagnosed by blood and transvaginal ultrasound (internal). (24 replies)
... takes out the most so i wonder why they went from that TO the laser. maybe it was dependent on where the abnormal cells were on the cervix. ... (24 replies)

Pages: 1 2 3 4

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:19 AM.

© 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!