My mother is 72 years old and has had problems since her late 50s with weight gain, fatigue, memory fog, balance problems,when she walks she feels like she is pulling forward and she is always afraid of falling down. She has had pain below her rib cage and above her bellybutton and it has affected her appetite but she still is gaining weight she is 212 pounds. Her doctor gave her a blood test and here are the results HDL 36 LDL 87 triglycerides 118. liver kidney and thyroid are normal (she has hypothyroidism and takes medication). Iron 41 ferritin 14 TIBC 522 Vitamin B-12 248. Sodium 132 Potassium 4.5 Glucose 114. MCV Blood count is 75.6 which is low. Could she have something wrong with her adrenal gland or has Cushing Syndrom? Please help I try writing to another thread but I didnot get any responses.Reply Follow This Thread Stop Following This Thread Flag this Discussion
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