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Primary ovarian insufficiency - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premature-ovarian-failure/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354688

Oct 21st, 2019 - Diagnosis Most women have few signs of primary ovarian insufficiency, but your doctor may suspect the condition if you have irregular periods or are having trouble conceiving. Diagnosis usually involves a physical exam, including a pelvic exam. Your doctor might ask questions about your menstrual cycle, exposure to toxins, such as chemotherapy or radiation therapy, and previous ovarian surgery....

Primary ovarian insufficiency - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premature-ovarian-failure/symptoms-causes/syc-20354683

Oct 21st, 2019 - Overview Primary ovarian insufficiency — also called premature ovarian failure — occurs when the ovaries stop functioning normally before age 40. When this happens, your ovaries don't produce normal amounts of the hormone estrogen or release eggs regularly. This condition often leads to infertility. Primary ovarian insufficiency is sometimes confused with premature menopause, but these conditio...

Primary aldosteronism - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/primary-aldosteronism/symptoms-causes/syc-20351803

Oct 8th, 2019 - Overview Adrenal glands Adrenal glands Perched atop each of your kidneys, your adrenal glands produce hormones that help regulate your metabolism, immune system, blood pressure and other essential functions. Primary aldosteronism (al-DOS-tuh-ro-niz-um) is a hormonal disorder that leads to high blood pressure. It occurs when your adrenal glands produce too much of a hormone called aldosterone. Y...

Primary aldosteronism - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/primary-aldosteronism/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351807

Oct 8th, 2019 - Diagnosis If your doctor suspects primary aldosteronism, you'll likely have a test to measure levels of aldosterone and renin in your blood. Renin is an enzyme released by your kidneys that helps control blood pressure. If your renin level is very low and your aldosterone level is high, you may have primary aldosteronism. Additional tests If the aldosterone-renin test suggests primary aldostero...

Hashimoto's disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hashimotos-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20351855

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Overview Thyroid gland Thyroid gland Your thyroid gland is located at the base of your neck, just below the Adam's apple. Hashimoto's disease is a condition in which your immune system attacks your thyroid, a small gland at the base of your neck below your Adam's apple. The thyroid gland is part of your endocrine system, which produces hormones that coordinate many of your body's functions. Inf...

Hashimoto's disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hashimotos-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351860

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Diagnosis In general, your doctor may test for Hashimoto's disease if you're feeling increasingly tired or sluggish, have dry skin, constipation, and a hoarse voice, or have had previous thyroid problems or a goiter. Diagnosis of Hashimoto's disease is based on your signs and symptoms and the results of blood tests that measure levels of thyroid hormone and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) pro...

Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gynecomastia/symptoms-causes/syc-20351793

Oct 1st, 2019 - Overview Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) With gynecomastia, tissue inside the breast glands grows. This can cause female-appearing breasts. Gynecomastia (guy-nuh-koh-MAS-tee-uh) is an increase in the amount of breast gland tissue in boys or men, caused by an imbalance of the hormones estrogen and testosterone. Gynecomastia can affect one or both bre...

Enlarged breasts in men (gynecomastia) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gynecomastia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351799

Oct 1st, 2019 - Diagnosis Your doctor will ask you questions about your medical and drug history and what health conditions run in your family. The doctor will also do a physical examination that may include careful evaluation of your breast tissue, abdomen and genitals. Tests Initial tests to determine the cause of your gynecomastia may include: Blood tests Mammograms You may need further testing depending on...

Sweating and body odor - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sweating-and-body-odor/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353898

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Diagnosis To diagnose a problem with sweating and body odor, your doctor will likely ask about your medical history and do an exam. The doctor may test your blood or urine. The tests can show if your problem is caused by a medical condition, such as an infection, diabetes or an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism). More Information Urinalysis Treatment If you're concerned about sweating and bod...

Diabetic nephropathy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-nephropathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20354556

Sep 18th, 2019 - Overview Diabetic nephropathy is a serious kidney-related complication of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. It is also called diabetic kidney disease. About 25% of people with diabetes eventually develop kidney disease. Diabetic nephropathy affects your kidneys' ability to do their usual work of removing waste products and extra fluid from your body. The best way to prevent or delay diabetic...

Abnormal Menstruation (Periods)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/14633-abnormal-menstruation-periods

Aug 24th, 2019 - What is abnormal menstruation? Most women have menstrual periods that last four to seven days. A woman's period usually occurs every 28 days, but normal menstrual cycles can range from 21 days to 35 days. Examples of menstrual problems include: Periods that occur less than 21 days or more than 35 days apart Missing three or more periods in a row Menstrual flow that is much heavier or lighter th...

Obesity - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/obesity/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375749

Aug 21st, 2019 - Diagnosis To diagnose obesity, your doctor will typically perform a physical exam and recommend some tests. These exams and tests generally include: Taking your health history. Your doctor may review your weight history, weight-loss efforts, physical activity and exercise habits, eating patterns and appetite control, what other conditions you've had, medications, stress levels, and other issues...

Obesity - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/obesity/symptoms-causes/syc-20375742

Aug 21st, 2019 - Overview Obesity is a complex disease involving an excessive amount of body fat. Obesity isn't just a cosmetic concern. It is a medical problem that increases your risk of other diseases and health problems, such as heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure and certain cancers. There are many reasons why some people have difficulty avoiding obesity. Usually, obesity results from a combinatio...

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/nonalcoholic-fatty-liver-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354577

Aug 21st, 2019 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, physicians specializing in digestive diseases (gastroenterologists) work with radiologists, pathologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants to diagnose nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Other specialists who may be part of your team include dietitians, weight-loss (bariatric) specialists a...

Obesity - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/obesity/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20375753

Aug 21st, 2019 - The Mayo Clinic experience and patient stories Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care like they've never experienced. See the stories of satisfied Mayo Clinic patients. Less Is More: Losing Weight, Gaining Perspective A lifetime of food addiction resulted in Jessica Erickson's weight becoming unman...

Dry skin - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dry-skin/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353891

Aug 19th, 2019 - Diagnosis Your doctor is likely to conduct a physical exam and ask about your medical history, including when your dry skin started, what factors make it better or worse, your bathing habits, your diet, and how you care for your skin. Your doctor may suggest certain diagnostic tests to check whether your dry skin is the result of an underlying medical condition, such as an underactive thyroid (...

Glycogen Storage Disease (GSD)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15553-glycogen-storage-disease-gsd

Aug 1st, 2019 - What is glycogen and glycogen storage disease (GSD)? The body’s cells need a steady supply of fuel in order to function the right way. This fuel is a simple sugar called glucose. Glucose comes from breaking down the food we eat. The body uses as much glucose as it needs to function and stores the rest to use later. Before it can be stored, the body must combine the simple glucose units into a n...

Neuroendocrine tumors - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/neuroendocrine-tumors/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354135

Jul 31st, 2019 - Neuroendocrine tumors care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic experts are skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumors, including: Neuroendocrine tumors of the digestive system and pancreas, sometimes called gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) Carcinoid tumors of the lung, intestinal tract or thymus Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, also known as islet cell cancer ...

Amenorrhea - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/amenorrhea/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369304

Jul 24th, 2019 - Diagnosis During your appointment, your doctor will perform a pelvic exam to check for any problems with your reproductive organs. If you've never had a period, your doctor may examine your breasts and genitals to see if you're experiencing the normal changes of puberty. Amenorrhea can be a sign of a complex set of hormonal problems. Finding the underlying cause can take time and may require mo...

Amenorrhea - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/amenorrhea/symptoms-causes/syc-20369299

Jul 24th, 2019 - Overview Amenorrhea (uh-men-o-REE-uh) is the absence of menstruation — one or more missed menstrual periods. Women who have missed at least three menstrual periods in a row have amenorrhea, as do girls who haven't begun menstruation by age 15. The most common cause of amenorrhea is pregnancy. Other causes of amenorrhea include problems with the reproductive organs or with the glands that help r...