Low weight, Low BMI, High fasting blo...

Low weight, Low BMI, High fasting blood sugar

Posted in the Endocrinology Forum

MLC

Bloomington, IN

#1 Oct 19, 2010
Female, age 24. I've been wondering if I had a thyroid issue. My BMI is 17. I'm 5'10 and weigh 122 pounds. Besides low weight, I don't have any serious symptoms. Just wondering if there's something slightly off.

Recently, a doctor told me to take my blood sugar. I've been taking it in the mornings before I eat anything, and it is consistently above 100, which is more in keeping with overweight middle-aged pre-diabetics.??

Other things that may or may not be related: cold hands and feet, very heavy menstrual periods.

I've gotten blood tests recently and nothing showed up. Advice?

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Endocrinology Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Can a endocrinologist help me with constant bod... (Sep '10) Dec '17 Stinkypants 98
News Baby-gender 'reveal' parties may have a dark side Dec '17 Reality Speaks 3
Sustanon 250 for Less beard growth - doctor ha... (Dec '06) Jul '17 Maxen 128
Need help with hormone issue (Jun '17) Jun '17 riverdevonne 1
help! (Apr '17) Apr '17 clb113 1
News LMC Announces New Diabetes & Endocrinology Spec... (Mar '17) Mar '17 ROBOCALLS by KEVIN 1
Various Steroids for Sale (Jul '11) Mar '17 Curtissantos79 5
More from around the web