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What are the symptoms of hyperthyroidism? how to tell if i have it?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
See your doctor: Weight loss, diarrhea, excess sweating, palpations, rapid heart beat, high blood pressure see your doctor so hecan run some blood tests on you to substantiate the diagnosis.

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A 44-year-old member asked:

How to tell if I have hyperthyroidism?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Many symptoms.: Shaky, sweaty, jittery, nervous, fast heart beat, irregular/extra heart beats, weight loss, increased appetite, fatigue, multiple bowel movements daily but other conditions can cause similar symptom collection so see md, get lab tests.
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Can you tell me the symptoms of hyperthyroidism in a preschooler?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Pediatrician: If you are worried -and you don't say why - please talk with the child's pediatrician; he/she can refer to a pedi endocrinologist if needed.
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A 33-year-old male asked:

What are the symptoms of Hyperthyroidism?

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Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 14 years experience
Hyperthyroidism: Patients with hyperthyroidism can have mild to overt symptoms, which include anxiety, emotional lability, weakness, tremor, palpitations, heat intolerance, increased perspiration, and weight loss despite a normal or increased appetite. Other symptoms that may be present include hyperdefecation, urinary frequency, oligomenorrhea/amenorrhea in women, and gynecomastia and erectile dysfunction in men.

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