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My private parts are growing my voice has gone deeper and I

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My private parts are growing my voice has gone deeper and I have grown in height recently
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

What are your age and gender?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I am 25 and male
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I think it might be thyroid because I sweat in between my thighs a lot which make it uncomfortable
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I have mental illness I suffer from anxiety and depression currently taking risperidone and sertraline I can’t sleep
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Please can you reply
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

Thanks for the additional information.

I am writing the answer for you and will get back to you in 5 minutes. If you get a phone call request, you may ignore it as that is an automated site trigger. Thank you.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok thank you
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

Your symptoms can be due to;

1) Hormonal issues; you would need blood work for it.

2) Adverse effects of your medications.

3) Depression. You would need cognitive behavioral therapy for it. Good physical activity, relaxation techniques, deep breathing exercises, yoga, meditation will help you.

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Would you be able to answer questions about mental health if not could you put me through to someone also why would I go through hormonal changes at the age of 25 these are signs of puberty before this the only sign of puberty I had gone through is hair on my body and size in testicles
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

Following herbs can be tried for depression and anxiety;

1) Ginkgo
2) St. John's wort

There are other therapies which can be tried as following;

1) Psychotherapy;
a) Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)
b) Interpersonal therapy
c) Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBC
d) Psychodynamic psychotherapy

2) Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) has been approved for the treatment of the major depressive disorder.

3) Physical activity and exercise contribute to recovery from a major depressive disorder.

4) Stress reduction techniques.

5) Massage and physical therapy

6) Acupuncture.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
You didn’t answer my first question
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
About why I’m going through these changes
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

Actually I answered; unless you get the blood work for the hormones, nothing else can diagnose it.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Just say I did get a blood test done what could all possible outcomes be
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.

Testosterone may be raised.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What does this mean
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What does testerone raised mean
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

This is Dr. David

how much height have you changed recently?

how much has your private parts have grown?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Height I don’t know but I have grown not so much and my private parts went from small to quite thick but still not the size of an average penis
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

it sounds like you are letting your anxiety symptoms get out of control with worry here.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
But I noticed these changes as recent as last week I have had anxiety since 2013
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I have always sound like a kid on the phone and recently I spoke to my brother and he said your voice has gone deeper the first doctor said I need a blood test and my gp said the same thing so what you on about
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

you should see your doctor about these changes.

I suspect that you are letting your anxiety get out of control.

are you worried about hormone changes

post nasal drip, mucus in the throat can cause voice change.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What does hormone change mean
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

hormones are communicating proteins in your body which causes body changes like when you went through puberty

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Can you put me through to a mental health doctor please
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

I treat patients who have mental health issues

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok can you reply to my other question in which I explain what I am go through please
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

I suspect your anxiety symptoms are making you worried about small changes in your body

and that you don't have a hormone level problem in your body which are rare medical conditions.

you should see your doctor and talk to them about your worry

have you talked to your doctor about these worries you have?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Can I talk to you about something else and why I am taking sertraline 200mg a day and risperidone 16 mg a day
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

yes, you can ask another question.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I think my daughter is my dad daughter and that the colours mean something and I also make words and sentences out of letters on car number plates can you tell me what sort of mental illness this is and what medication I should take I’m not that bothered what my body is going I’m worried about the above signs more
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

your symptoms sound like schizophrenia and severe depression and anxiety

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Can you please tell me what medication I should take because I have told him to give me sertraline and risperidone I was previously on zuclopenthixol since I have been on the new medication my symptoms have gotten worse
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Reply please if you help me out and I get better with your I would be for ever in your debt
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Help*
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

you should go on sertraline and risperidone

your doctor won't treat you with that?

you should be seeing a psychiatrist

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What do you mean I should go on sertraline and risperidone
My doctor is treating me with these tables
What does a physiatrist do
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
How long does it take to reply
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

psychiatrist doctor assess your mental illness and gives you treatment with medications to help treat mental illness.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
why did my nurse practitioner give me sertraline and risperidone if I need to see physchiatrist
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Can you put me through to a physciatrist
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Please
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

sorry about the delay. I had to sleep last night.

your NP is treating your psychiatric issues.

you can ask your NP to refer you to see a psychiatrist.