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what is borderline hyperthyroidism

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unrelated: The two issues are separate. We can provide more guidance when you provide more background and actually ask a recognizable question.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
26 years experience Family Medicine
Hyperthyroid: A low TSH is indicative of an excess of thyroid hormone in your blood. If you're having symptoms of hyperthyroidism, it certainly can indicate that yo ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kaplan
43 years experience Endocrinology
Hyperthyroid: I would expect T3 (liothyronine) to be high and TSH to be very low in a hyperthyroid.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Low TSH: Generally indicates an excess in thyroid hormone. That may be chronic w/hyperthyroidism -- or temporary w/thyroid inflammation. See you doctor. If you ... Read More
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A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Too much: This condition is characterized by excess production of thyroid hormone, due to an acute inflammatory process triggered by your immune system.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Hyperthyroidism: Overactive thyroid gland secreting too much thyroid hormone.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Too much thyroid !: Higher than normal thyroid levels in the blood. Condition will suppress tsh, which is easily measured. Too much can cause tachycardia, fine thinning ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Common disorder: Which is easily diagnosed and can be treated with either radioiodine or anti-thyroid drugs. See the american thyroid assoc. Website or check lay info ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Hypothyroidism: Different doctors will initiate therapy at different levels of thyroid underactivity. Most endocrinologists treat earlier rather than later. See an en ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Excess thyroid horm: Hyperthyroidism is overproduction of thyroid hormone by thyroid gland . TSH is thyroid stimulating hormone produced by pituitary gland and usually low ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leila Wing
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Underactive thyroid: Hypothyroidism is a thyroid gland (in the front of the neck) that is under active and producing less hormones than normal. Hypothyroidism is diagnose ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
28 years experience Dentistry
Low Function Thyroid: Hypothyroidism means your thyroid is either not produing enough or somethimes any of the hormones needed for basic functioning. It controls metabolism ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Thyroid seems normal: When the thyroid hormone levels seem normal, the doctor may conclude that the thyroid gland is functioning normally, and call it euthyroidism or euthy ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Too much thyroid: There are many causes of too much thyroid hormone, either from an overactive gland (hyperthyroidism) overall from the thyroid gland or just part of th ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Too much thyroid: From whatever cause. There are many causes of too much circulating thyroid hormone in the blood. See an endocrinologist.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Hashimoto: This is a cause for pain and discomfort in the thyroid. What symptoms do you have?
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Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypothyroidism: Subclinical means that there are no symptoms of the slightly low thyroid levels as measured by blood work.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Young
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Inflamed thyroid: There are different types, with different degrees of inflammation, different courses and different treatments. Acute thyroiditis is often painful but ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Thyroid seems normal: When the thyroid hormone levels seem normal, the doctor may conclude that the thyroid gland is functioning normally, and call it euthyroid or euthyroi ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
High TSH but with: Normal thyroid levels. It "usually" entails a symptom free state but if the cause is autoimmune in nature, there might be some signs or symptoms. The ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Thyroid: It's a gland located in the front of your neck. It produces hormones that control metabolism and virtuallly affect every organs in the body.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypothyroidism...: Hypothyroidism means that there is an under active thyroid gland. The treatment is to replace the thyroid hormone. Blood tests will be done about ever ... Read More
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Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Unstable personality: Borderline personality disorder is typically diagnosed in late teens or early adulthood. It is characterized by a longstanding pattern of intense but ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zahid Ahmad
16 years experience Endocrinology
Excess thyroid hormo: Hyperthyroidism occurs when your body is exposed to too much thyroid hormone (secreted by the thyroid gland, which sits at the base of the neck). Thyr ... Read More
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