I Have Sheehan Syndrome

A Sheehan Syndrome anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Sheehan Syndrome. You're not alone. 24 People

    My Sheehan's Syndrome

    I was diagnosed with Sheehan's syndrome in February 1991 after giving birth to my daughter on 10/18/1990. All of my glands shut down after childbirth. My biggest issues were vomiting, weight loss and weakness. Twenty two years later my health issues are fighting off illnesses...
    sheehan90 sheehan90
    46-50
    3 Responses Oct 29, 2012

    Recently Diagnosed With Sheehan's Syndrome

    My daughter was born in 1999, but I was not diagnosed until January 2012. After weight loss that seemed too much and blood tests that came back with LOW thyroid, my GP sent me to an endocrinologist. I read up online and discovered that Sheehan's Syndrome fit my childbirth...
    KCooke86 KCooke86
    41-45
    8 Responses Feb 10, 2012

    When my son was born by emergency c section,

    my pituitary infarcted and about 90% is gone. I have an empty sella. I could not breast feed because I did not produce any milk. It took about a year to get my period again. My cortisol was so low after his birth I spent a week on the cardiac floor immediately after he was...
    hypomom hypomom
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jan 7, 2015

    Trying To Figure Out What Other Symptoms Are Seen With Sheehans Even With Treatment

    I had severe hemorrhaging during the delivery of my first and only daughter in 2005. As a physician, pediatrician, I recall asking my OB if i could have Sheehans as i lost a lot of blood, needing a blood transfusion and never lactating, not even one drop with a hospital grade...
    Sheehan2005 Sheehan2005
    41-45
    10 Responses Dec 25, 2012

    When my son was born by emergency c section,

    my pituitary infarcted and about 90% is gone. I have an empty sella. I could not breast feed because I did not produce any milk. It took about a year to get my period again. My cortisol was so low after his birth I spent a week on the cardiac floor immediately after he was...
    hypomom hypomom
    51-55, F
    Jan 7, 2015
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