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A 56-year-old female asked:

What is the most desirable tsh level for a person with confirmed hashimoto's hypothyroidism?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
No single number: Normal TSH levels range from 0.4 - 4.0 miu/l. Tsh levels is one of the measures for following treatment and it is usually not a good idea to treat a lab value.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 39 years experience
It depends: It depends on the laboratory measuring the TSH and what their normal range is, (the lab I use is .35 -3.750.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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