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Ok so this is a long one.
I am really overly upset with the health system.
In january i had glandular fever. It took 3 months to recover from and then i was back to playing netball 3 days a week and hitting the gym 3 days a week. I work part time and study part time. Im 23 and usually eat as healthily as possible.. no alcohol.
In July i came down with the flu probably viral. Everyone in my work place had it.
4 weeks later i was still overly fatigued - sleeping 10 hours plus naps during the day. I found it hard to last an entire 8 hour shift at work. I was still dizzy and nausous.
Dr said post viral fatigue.
Swollen lymph nodes on my neck... not large, just noticeable. Quite a few. Still fatigued.
Dr sends me for ultrasound for thyroid.
I am unable to run so no more netball.
I get out of breath very easily. And mostly too fatigued to play sports or gym.
I am working less and not attending classes. I am so tired.
Blood test and scan for thyroid are normal. Dr seems to think im being a hyperchondriac. So off to a new doctor.
Ecg, abdominal scan, echo, numerous blood tests.
Normal normal normal.
It is now the beggining of october...
I am depressed about my condition. No sports or gym since... finding it hard to maintain my weight. Dropped from 65kg to 60 kg despite dramatically changing my diet to high carbohydrate food for energy.
Swollen lymph nodes in groin. Complaining of fullness in ear.
See ENT after 6 days of nasal irrigation, steaming and steroid nasal spray for fullness in ear.
ENT says nothing wrong with ears.
Go to dentist for annual check up and he thinks in grinding my teeth in my sleep so takes an xray to fit mouth guard. Wisdom teeth need to come out... no pain and not urgent. Just no room for them.
However... sinus' looked blocked (from what he can see) suggests i see an ent -_-
However i do not have seasonal allergies (or i havnt before) my nose is not runny or blocked and i am not sneezing.
New booking with ent.
Still fatigued. Dizzy when standing.
No pain around face or in lymph nodes except behing left ear. Small painful spot might be lymph node. Soooo fatigued general feeling of unwell.
Any suggestions ?
Starting to get scared it might be lymphoma.
Not sure if sinus infection - shall update next week after ent.
Dull pressure in abdomen
Randomly itchy sculp (comes and goes)
Fullness in ears
Fatigue (soooooooo fatigued)
Very upset over feeling sick.
Swollen lymph nodes in groin.
New one on the left side.
Stiff neck from swollen lymph nodes.
Anyone with suggestions will help.
I feel as though this process is taking so long and im really getting to my wits end. Looking at suggestions to ask my doctor about when i see them next. However no point until after i see the ent.
Thank you in advance.
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