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I am 26 years old and have had my first period at 19

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Hi, I am 26 years old and have had my first period at 19 after having lost about 20 kg in weight. After that I have only had had period whilst on the pill. I am obese and am aware that this is a massive factor but I have had several tests done in regards
to PCOS and Endocrinology screening, and no cysts, hormones normal. I am 5''10 and had dropped down to 80 kg 4 years ago but still did not get my period. Was prescribed clomifene 10mg which did nothing, then took 20mg and HCG injections which always caused
an ovulation. I have also moved a lot and keep having to repeat myself with GPs in the UK, am quite puzzled but still working on the weight loss anyway for now.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 1 year ago.
What is your question?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi, so sorry, I must come across very confused, which I honestly am. I am just unsure about what step to take next and also have never been told a possible cause for my condition.
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 1 year ago.
I am not sure what blood work was done- be sure you have had a karyotype done and also testing for congenital adrenal hyperplasia. At this point your hormones need to be retested also. You should see an endocrine Dr again if you are able.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok will suggest that to the GP and ask for a referral, just moved again so it will take some time but thanks for that.