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A 24-year-old female asked:

Can tpo antibodies be present in subacute thyroiditis? or does it mean i have hashimotos. swollen thyroid tsh normal. cold hands fatigue hair falling

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
Anti TPO antibodies: Can be elevated in some people with normal thyroids, and are markers of thyroiditis, depending on the levels and the follow up. Your symptoms don't point to a specific disease and can be common to other problems as well, your best bet is to see your doctor/endocrinologist for assessment and further management, best wishes

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