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A 18-year-old female asked:

i might have underactive thyroids, my nanna had it and i have symptoms like its hard to lose weight, i'm going for a test in 2 weeks what else i do?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Wait for test: I would wait for the test. Keep a diary of your symptoms to tell your doctor. Don't be anxious. If it is hypothyroidism, it's very easily treatable.

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