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Post thyrodectomy (hurthle cancer) tsh 16.89 (t3 250, t4 0.92). dr increased synthroid (thyroxine) 150 to 200 is it enough? risk of cancer if not more aggressive?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Gradual adjustment: It is prudent to gradually adjust the dose of synthyroid so as to not cause hyperthyroid state. It would be prudent to follow your doctor's advice.
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