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



Women's Health Message Board

  • Do Fibroids cause hormonal imbalance and acne?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 10-13-2007, 04:19 AM   #1
    chocchip
    Newbie
    (female)
     
    chocchip's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Oct 2007
    Location: london
    Posts: 1
    chocchip HB User
    Unhappy Do Fibroids cause hormonal imbalance and acne?

    Hi, i discovered i had fibroids about two years ago and i intend to have a myomectomy in April. However ever since i having the fibriods got worse,my hair has also become thinner (used to be very thick) but even worse than this, in the last year i have developed bad spots. I have never had spots before so to develop them in my thirties is quite depressing. Im sure the fibroids are causing some kind of hormonal imbalance and therefore causing the acne. Iv been to my doctors but they say they have never heard of any link between the two. I want to heal from the inside but not sure what to do. Anyone out there ever experienced this or have any ideas its really getting me down.

    Last edited by chocchip; 10-13-2007 at 04:22 AM. Reason: spelling

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 10-13-2007, 08:41 AM   #2
    Thisby
    Senior Veteran
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Nov 2002
    Location: Ontario, Canada
    Posts: 5,466
    Thisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB UserThisby HB User
    Re: Do Fibroids cause hormonal imbalance and acne?

    I have never heard of a link either. If anything, I would put it the other way around - that they might be the result of a hormonal imbalance, not the cause. Same with acne.

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Fibroids donnapae Women's Health 5 02-22-2009 01:43 PM
    Anyone experience NEW ovarian cysts and NEW fibroids after menopause? diane777 Menopause 7 02-03-2009 05:18 AM
    hormonal imbalance on acne chirhed Acne 1 11-23-2008 12:33 AM
    Hyperthyroid can cause acne member86 Acne 15 09-18-2005 01:06 PM
    How to tell: Hormonal Acne sleppy210 Acne 21 12-03-2004 06:29 PM
    Hormonal Acne? Trashmaster Acne 10 10-26-2004 10:17 PM
    What foods don't cause acne?? jennymc41 Acne 55 08-23-2004 08:47 PM
    can an eating disorder cause acne? coloradogirl1 Eating Disorder Recovery 20 03-10-2004 09:22 PM
    HORMONES are the cause of acne joeh Acne 17 12-10-2003 11:47 PM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:42 PM.





    © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!