Doctor Q&A for Dr. Quang Nguyen

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Be careful: A1c is a 3 month average so a 5.3 is normal but your fasting glucose is in the diabetes range the last two weeks. If this continues for 3 month, your ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
OK: Thyroglobulin level is only useful if you are monitoring for thyroid cancer recurrent or just prior to surgery to evaluate the baseline tissue burden. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Evaluate it: It's not normal to feel this way. You need to get this evaluated. see your doctor. To worry or not depends on what is causing this symptom.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Cause: you need to find out the cause for the hypoglycemia. The treatment depends on what is causing it.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
None exists: There is no safest medications. All has side effects. Severity depends on the individual patient's characteristics. In general, you want to use the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
No: It does not cause goiters.
A female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Moderate: It is in the moderate range. You need to find out why it is high. Need a MRI of the pituitary.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Try it: Glumetza is an excellent drug. It is a modified release drug that uses advanced polymer delivery technology to slowly release the drug over a long pe ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Parathyroid: you have secondary hyperparathyroidism. see your primary care or endo to get this treated. see gi if you suspect celiac disease as the cause for the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: if you have high thyroid antibodies, then you have thyroid disease. the normal values in the lab reference ranges no longer apply to you. thyroid is ... Read More
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