A 27-year-old female asked:
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should i worry about my hypothyroid cause if antibodies are normal? does this mean tumor is likely if not from meds/radiation? tsh was 13.9, ft4 1.3.

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Dr. Reid Holtzclaw-swan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: If you have not had an ultrasound of the thyroid, that can be reassuring if normal. Often times the thyroid stops working or slows down.
Answered on Jan 16, 2017

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