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what does it mean when the thyroid is full

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Dr. Barbara Hummel
33 years experience Family Medicine
Hyperthyroid: Hopefully, it means that the medication is controlling the overactive thyroid. Follow closely with your physician for blood tests to make sure that i ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Swor
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Testing: A full evaluation by a doctor including a careful history, physical exam and appropriate blood testing.
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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
18 years experience Nuclear Medicine
TFT's: Thyroid disorders are usually diagnosed via blood test and clinical symptoms. Thyroid function tests include measuring blood levels of TSH (thyroid s ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Thyroid med: Hypothyroidism can be treated with thyroid hormone replacement. If the diagnosis was made correctly, you most likely will need to take the pill lifel ... Read More
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Dr. Nelly Cohen
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Synthroid (thyroxine): The only way to handle hypothyroidism is to take synthroid (thyroxine) for life, which is a synthetic version the hormone that you are deficient in.
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Dr. Thomas Wright
29 years experience Phlebology
Yes: collagen supplement is not a contraindicated with hypothyroidism. The question why are you taking collagen supplement . collagen is provided amply in ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: Dequervain's thyroiditis can make you hyperthyroid for a few days or weeks then self-cure. Another cause is eating beef into which the animal's thyroi ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
2 different ways: Hypothyroid includes weight gain, slower mental processes, fatigue, constipation, reduced menstruation... Hyperthyroid includes weight loss, shakines ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Fatige/dry skin/cons: The following symptoms fatigue dry skin constipation unexplained weight gain depression slow heart rate thinning hair heavier than normal or i ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
31 years experience Internal Medicine
It can. : Severe hypothyroidism can lead to death.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Scan and biopsy: If the patient is sweaty and losing weight hyperthyroidism may be present. If putting on weight and swelling present pretibially, myxedema may be dev ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Barbara Hummel
33 years experience Family Medicine
Hyperthyroidism: There are no food that reverse hyperthyroidism or make it worse.
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