i am a 42 years old married women. i had two pregnancy with two c/s .in my frist pregnancy i had gestational diabetes mellitus but it doesnt last after my c/s . during my frist pergnancy i got dark, brown patches of skin on my cheeck and in my second pregnancy it appeared bigger and darker than before .My dermatologist used a some kind of laser like lizomed . After the treatment, I noticed my freckles were dark.After the treatment, I noticed my freckles scabby or peeling and after that it got darker than before even i ve got some more dark freckle on my forehead . i have also Psoriasis that got worse after my childbirth . recently i have some new signs of disease like dark circles under the eyes body aches and fatigue increased need to urinate frequently absent of my period for 3 months i did a complete check up every thing was ok but my 24 hrs urine free cortisol that is 30.3 , please let me know whats my problems and could it be a sign of addison disease what should i do for treatment ?
you are absolutely right . these symptoms do indicate early onset addisons disease. you need to consult an endocrinologist as early as possible. applying just local creams wont help. infact it may worsen the symptoms in long run.get usg abdomen done.
These symptoms may be like Addison’s but it is not necessarily to be so…
Your urine test is within normal
I think you are overstressed ..may be sleeping less than normal and taking caffeine and having general vitamin defeicincy and Hb defeicincy..
Try sleeping early and get some rest..yoga..and eat healthy food full of vitamins like fruits and vegetables.
Other symptoms please let me know…
ADDISONS IS LESS LIKELY. AS THESE ARE NOT CLASSICAL SYMPTOMS OF ADDISONS OTHER ENDOCRINAL DISEASES SHOULD BE RULED OUT.
SKIN MOISTURISERS WILL TAKE CARE OF SKIN ISSUES
this is addisons disease in early stages.get the treatment started as early as possible to prevent it from advancing to later stages.u need to perform a few more tests to come to a exact conclusion. taking symptomatic treatment at present is recommended
Im wondering if i have addisons, i got dark circles after my first pregnancy, each pregnancy it gets worse. I also have low progestorone which i think is a loop with body using progesterone to make cortisol. I suffer from anemia even though i eat plenty of liver and red meat, my latest bloods show low iron, low sodium and high urea? im not sure if i need to investigate further. I had months last year where i felt wired but tired, id wake up exhausted even though i slept 10 hours id feel like i needed to go back… Read more »