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Tsh 3rd gen 0.085 et ft4 0.59..What cause?

Tsh 3rd gen 0.085 et ft4 0.59..What cause?

Both are low?: If both TSH (from the pituitary gland in the brain) and free T4 are low, it may be that the pituitary gland is not secreting enough TSH to stimulate the thyroid gland to make more t4. Then endocrinologist can do additional tests to see if this is indeed the case. ...Read more

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Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (Definition)

A TSH test measures the amount of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in your blood. TSH is produced by the pituitary gland and tells the thyroid gland to make and release the hormones thyroxine ...Read more


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Female 38. 150lbs tsh 3rd gen result is 11.26 uIU/ml. im worried?

Female 38. 150lbs tsh 3rd gen result is 11.26 uIU/ml. im worried?

HYPOTHYROIDISM: HYPOTHYROIDISM can cause a myriad of symptoms. In women it can cause dysfunctional uterine bleeding resulting in a secondary anemia. It also may be associated with anemIa of chronic disease. Hair loss, constipation& weight gain.Get your levels checked regularly. I have had response Armorthyroid > Synthroid (thyroxine) . ...Read more

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Thyroid; test results came back .TSH 3rd Gen. 10.580 H What does this mean?

Thyroid; test results came back .TSH 3rd Gen. 10.580 H What does this mean?

Hypothyroid: Your thyroid is not producing enough thyroid hormone, so your brain is producing extra TSH(thyroid stimulating hormone) to tell the thyroid to produce more thyroid hormone. You need to be placed on Synthroid (thyroxine) to replace your hormone and have your TSH rechecked in 6-8 weeks to see if the dosage is correct. This will likely be a lifelong treatment. ...Read more

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I recently had blood work done. My result for the TSH 3rd gen came back 1.360. Is this something to be concerned about?

I recently had blood work done. My result for the TSH 3rd gen came back 1.360. Is this something to be concerned about?

No: 1.36 is a normal level of TSH . Most patients on replacement with thyroid hormone for hypothyroidism endocrinologist try to shoot for the mid range or normal which is 1-2 and you are right there. ...Read more

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What is the complete test for thyroid and andernal harmonal level? TSH 3rd gen only?

What is the complete test for thyroid and andernal harmonal level? TSH 3rd gen only?

See endocrinologist: Make an appointment to see a endocrinologist to answer those questions ...Read more

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Having blood work tom. 48F. Think my hormones are changing but the only thyroid tests my dr ordered were T4 (free) & TSH (3rd gen). Is this complete?

Having blood work tom. 48F. Think my hormones are changing but the only thyroid tests my dr ordered were T4 (free) & TSH (3rd gen). Is this complete?

Your body has: thousands of hormones. Your doctor is checking your thyroid with appropriate tests. If you have concerns about other hormonal levels, ask your doctor. ...Read more

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What does this mean. Free T4 0.82, TSH 3rd gen 2.460, total T3 (liothyronine) 86.8, Free T3 (liothyronine) 2.3, THY PER.AB 137?

What does this mean. Free T4 0.82, TSH 3rd gen 2.460, total T3 (liothyronine) 86.8, Free T3 (liothyronine) 2.3, THY PER.AB 137?

See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, there is not much out of the ordinary in your test results. Visit this site for more information on this topic. http://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/thyroid/thyroid-function-tests ...Read more

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Hi doctor, regarding my wife's thyroid report: t3 - 146.20 t4 - 8.85 tsh 3rd gen - 21.430 kindly, gv ur suggestions. Regards, ss?

Hypothyroidism: Your wife has hypothyroidism and needs treatment with thyroid hormone replacement. The most common form is levithyroxine more commonly known as synthroud although there are other brands. ...Read more

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Lab results for hyprothyroidism. Free T4 0.66 (l), tsh 3rd gen <0.02 (l), (thyroxine), total 5.8. Does my med need to increased or decreased?

Lab results for hyprothyroidism.  Free T4  0.66 (l), tsh
3rd gen <0.02 (l),  (thyroxine), total  5.8.  Does my med
need to increased or decreased?

Unusual labs: The labs do not represent a clear pattern. Clinical context is needed. This could represent: 1. Pituitary disease 2. Recovering thyryoxicosos 3. T3 (liothyronine) toxicosis. I would advise seeing an endocrinologist. ...Read more