A 37-year-old female asked:
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My blood test reveals elevated levels of thyroglobulin antibodys. My number was a 2 and the normal range was a 1u,i/ml.what could cause a high tgAb

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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Repeat the test: What we eat modify these antibodies. Please try to read -Mind of your own-by Dr.Kelly Brogan,MD-personel story! See a diet oriented doctor or naturopath.
Answered on Jul 11, 2019

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