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Unread 10-28-2008, 01:07 AM
just wondering...

sorry if this sounds odd but im tryin to learn a few things bout what goin on with my body!! lol! sorry if any of this is odd!! lol!
i dont mess around or anything but i was curious if its possible to still get diseases or infections?
also i have had loose stools atleast 3 times a day since my hyster which was a year ago..
im having awful anxiety or feelin cloudy!!
i had real bad hair loss but thank goodness its growin back!
i feel "dirty" after sex because "its" just there and was wondering bout dousching.. (sorry for spelling! lol)
i never want to have sex..
my incision area is still sensitive..
my eye sight seems a bit worse..
it seems like my circuation isnt the best cuz my hands and feel "fall asleep" often!
and im sure i could go on and ill prolly continue to add on..lol! but i also have a 1yr son who i run after too so it could be just bein a new mom too and the stress? i dunno!! lol!! thanks for listening!!!
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Unread 10-28-2008, 10:05 AM
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Yes, it's very possible to get diseases and/or infections after a hysterectomy.

The vagina is capable of cleaning itself making regular douching unnecessary. Regular vaginal douching can change the delicate chemical balance of the vagina and making a woman more susceptible to infections. Check with your doctor before douching.
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Unread 10-28-2008, 10:10 AM
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Thanks for the advice!!!
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Unread 10-28-2008, 11:11 AM
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I would ask the dr to run a blood test on your thyroid, bad circulation, hair loss and exhaustion are all signs of hypothryrodism. Its an easy fix with a small pill each day.

I think the surgery can cause our thyroid gland to get a little mixed up!
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Unread 10-28-2008, 11:14 AM
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She just checked my thyroid and pituitary and my hormones and all was fine!! So I dunno!! Thanks for advice tho!!
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Unread 10-28-2008, 04:23 PM
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Did she run a full thyroid panel or just TSH? A full panel thyroid panel gives much more detailed info. Your TSH can be fine, but one of the other T hormones can be off and that can cause symptoms. Which hormones were checked?
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Unread 10-28-2008, 04:42 PM
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I'm honestly not sure what hormones were checked she just said she was checkin the levels? And I'm not sure on the thyroid either!! Ill ask!! But she has checked my thyroid a few times but she always says its fine! So I dunno but thanks for the advice and ill make sure to ask her!!!
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