what to expect at endo ?

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what to expect at endo ?

Postby hs2395 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:43 am

I have fianlly been refered to endocoronolog, what can I expect or will I just be a pin cushion or will they ask lots of questions ect. I think Im insulin resistant very over weight ! It goes on but never comes off.
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Postby Busy » Wed Jul 08, 2009 9:27 am

I saw endo 3 times:
1st visit: phys exam, questions, blood tests, 48 hour urine collection
2nd: given diagnosis, metformin
3rd: discharged with advice to lose weight and stop met after losing 5% of bodyweight, and that would need tests if ever ttc.

Noone gave me much info at all about pcos. I wrote to complain to the clinic lead after discharge as wasnt happy. He saw me and answered my questions. I asked to stay on met as even after losing 5% I would still be obese,also have fh of diabetes.

Not a great experience of endo really but got diagnosis and met so shouldnt complain!
On Olanzapine, Lorazepam, Thyroxine, trying to get back into taking Metformin and Orlistat
Easter weightloss challenge - need desperately to lose something!
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