- CASE FILE
skin rash all over creats pock mark's. rapid weight gain -65lbs in 4 months. Extreme fatigue, hypersensitivity, aching joints, leg swelling
ABOUT THIS CASE FILE
I'm a 54yr old single mother w an son Autism. He is high functioning but comes w many challenges. I want to feel the way I did only 3 years ago and know I can support and take care of my son and myself. I feel like my life is a up hill battle with no hope no relief and no enjoyment. My picture was me before all this. If started w this extremely itchy rash that appears every where but on my face. It creates pock mark scars whether I scratch or not. It eats thru my tattoos.. then came rapid weight gain 60 lbs n counting in 5 months. I had weight loss surgery n kept my weight stable for 14 years. This has made me very depressed. My stomach always hurts n looks bloated. I have extreme fatigue even when I get the occasional good nights sleep. My joints ache all the time. I have excessive sweating which is embarrassing especially at my job. I am hypersensitive to all touch. Prevents me from being sexually active. I have extreme painful swelling in my feet and ankles more on the left leg then right. I have tingling in my toes n fingers. I get small unexplained bruises. I am tired n hurting all the time. I have extreme arthritis in my neck and bulging disc as the result of a car accident . I've been diagnosed w lymes disease. Had anemia n needed iron infusions. Now my iron is high. I've had weight loss surgery in 2005 n was successful up until 6 months ago. I had breast augmentation, I was in a car accident in 2015 which caused bulging discs in my neck and arthritis. I'm depressed n stressed from never getting answers. My doctors make me feel like I'm crazy they think my weight gain is due to over eating but I eat less n healthier since. She doesn't want me to say all my symptoms when I try she stops me n says one thing at a time. I felt if told her everything it might be pieces to a whole picture. Not one symptoms has improved. My dermatologist is trying to help n had done multiple biopsies. My gynecologist is trying to help but I had to beg to have abdominal ultrasounds. Those results are not in yet . I need help I want answers I want to get better I want myself back.