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... I just wanted to let you know that yes PCOS can be diagnosed by labs. ... (17 replies)
... i have pcos and have 4 children. two of them are twins! ... (4 replies)
... e acne. People of certain cultural backgrounds will have more or less sensitivity to high levels of testosterone. Mediterranean and middle Eastern women are more testosterone sensitive, which is why they tend to be hairier. Women of Asian decent are usually less testosterone sensitive, which is why they tend to be less hairy. ... (27 replies)

... Metformin is usually a second line treatment for PCOS after the birth control pill. Quite obviously if you are suffering from migraines, the pill is definitely not for you. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Rachel, I think you need another test for Hemoglobin A1c Also, a test called "C Peptide" would be good to compare to insulin levels. What is your diet like? You can regress the symptoms if they are caused by insulin insensitvity with a "low REFINED carb diet"... and a diabetic med such as glucophage to prevent high blood sugar rises when you eat. (7 replies)
... Hi everyone! I have just been diagnosed today with Pcos and Insulin Resistance. I have suspected for a while that i had pcos because of my symptoms. I have been researching it for about a year now. ... (0 replies)
... However, my hormone tests showed that my testosterone level was elevated. Because of this, she asked me to have some more tests run through my family Dr. ... (1 replies)
... registering normal on a blood test it's really difficult to get a doctor to know how to treat your symptoms. All they can do in promoting fertility in women with pcos is lower their testosterone and insulin level through meds and weight loss enough for them to start ovulating normally, that's the theory. ... (3 replies)
What is PCOS??
Jan 28, 2004
... Now, PCOS stands for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. ... (6 replies)
... I am very very confused now. How can I have PCOS with such low testosterone. What does it mean to have elevated DHEAS? ... (3 replies)
... PCOS is basically just an insulin imbalance, where the pancreas produces too much insulin. However the side effects of PCOS causes alot of hormonal imbalances as well. ... (5 replies)
... m worried that because this has gone on for so long, and Im not getting any support for treatment on these hormone imbalances that I may develop pcos or something else. ... (4 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 was diagnosed with PCOS over two years ago. I had not had a period in four months, they were NEVER regular unless I was on the pill. ... (7 replies)
... I had bloodtests done around the time of my last period and as I remember, my oestrogen was very very low, but i think my testosterone was relatively normal. My androgen binding globulin was low. I also had a fasting test and my insulin levels appeared relatively normal i think. ... (2 replies)
... but also has LOW cortisol? ... (1 replies)
PCOS & Metformin
Aug 12, 2007
... I have dealt with PCOS since my teens, and I'm now 39. Just because you have periods, even regular ones, does not mean you are ovulating. ... (7 replies)
Mar 17, 2004
... body to metabolize sulfites and sulfates, which garlic, onions, and eggs are rich in. Copper and molybdenum compete in your body, so my high copper meant I had low molybdenum, and this was causing the reaction. Funny how such different things turn out to be related in the end. ... (3 replies)
... my testosterone. For the first couple of months that made my cycts worse, but things have evened out now. The metformin does help tremendously though with that low blood sugar feeling. ... (15 replies)
... I had some tests done when i was 18 scans an blood tests and the bloods came back normal but the scans said I DID HAVE PCOS but there was nothing abnormal other than that the rest of me was healthy in that department. ... (27 replies)

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