A 24-year-old male asked:
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4 months ago tsh was 4.54 (range: 0.45-4.50). repeated and it is now 5.01. what are the chances i have hashimoto's?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Hypothyroidism: Your thyroid is not functioning at the normal rate and you need to take medication for it. Whether it is Hashimoto or not is immaterial, though Hashimoto is a common cause of hypothyroidism. It would be prudent to see an endocrinologist for evaluation and treatment.
Answered on Apr 8, 2017
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