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de Pere, WI
A 26-year-old female asked:

I have been extremely tired, unable to sleep at night, and have gained excessive weight. could i have symptoms of a thyroid problem?

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Dr. Steven Reidbord
Psychiatry 36 years experience
Possibly: These symptoms are consistent with a thyroid disorder, but they could be due to other conditions instead. A medical checkup would be a good start to track down the cause(s). Hypothyroidism, if this seems likely after a good medical exam, can be confirmed with blood tests.

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Last updated Apr 23, 2016

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