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my thyroid levels were checked just recent and my tsh was 208 and my t4 was 14 could this be causing the anxiety feeling what is protocol

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
38 years experience Psychiatry
Thyroid anxiety: I had an elevated thyroid after a bout of pneumonia and it can cause anxiety symptoms. Your TSH is normal, T4 a little high but labs can be wrong. I ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Hypothyroid: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Masiello
17 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Thyroid Testing: If one is interested in evalauting thyroid funciton Free T4 needs to also be checked. TSH is not a test for thyroid cancer (Thyroglobulin is the bloo ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Van norman
33 years experience Psychiatry
See your doctor: The elevated TSH tells me your endocrine system is working overtime to keep up with your body's needs. Time to have a good and thorough evaluation.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
No problem: Hi. There are reports of biotin interfering in the assays for TSH and free T4, but NOT in the levels found in a multivitamin. Therefore, believe your ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
No: For the labs described above, you need better endocrine care. (what are the units?).
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypothyroidism: That TSH level is very high, consistent with hypothyroidism. It is unclear why the t3 (liothyronine) and T4 are normal with such a high tsh, so the le ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Subclinical hyperthy: A low TSH with a normal T4 and no symptoms is usually subclinical hyperthyroidism. She may have a multinodular goiter that is autonomously functionin ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypothyroid: The answer to this question depends on what your exact levels are and what type of symptoms you have. "Subclinical Hypothyroidsim" sometimes presents ... Read More
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