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what does it mean when tsh is 10

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
It is high.: This means it is high. The normal range is approximately 0.4-5.0 mu/l. Your level is 10.3. This is highly indicative of hypothyroidism and more tes ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
52 years experience Endocrinology
Normal range: So it means thyroid hormone level in blood likely to be normal.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
It's just a number: Lab results are just numbers, and numbers don't mean much without the whole picture of the patient. A TSH level of 3.18 can be normal, can be low, or ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Normal: 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 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Normal: 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 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
41 years experience Endocrinology
Mildly high: A TSH of 4.84 means that your pituitary gland is not completely happy with your thyroid level, and is trying to get your thyroid to produce more thyro ... Read More
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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
14 years experience Internal Medicine
TSH: Are you on thyroid medicine? If not, the lab results are "within normal range".
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Inactive Thyroid: It means your thyroid gland has stopped working and you are hypothyroid.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Borderline: There is slight controversy about normal levels. Most doctors consider a level between 0.5 and 5.0 to be normal. Others prefer it to be below 2.5. Yo ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
TSH of 1.45 is: normal.. Your thyroid testing is completely normal.

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