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Doctor insights on: Can Hashimotos Thyroiditis Cause Myasthenia Gravis

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52 year old female having ocular myasthenia gravis for past 2 years& hashimotos thyroiditis sgpt 323 sgot 523 ALP 330 totl bilrubn 2.6 &dirct 1.2?

52 year old female having ocular myasthenia gravis for past 2 years& hashimotos thyroiditis sgpt 323 sgot 523 ALP 330 totl bilrubn 2.6  &dirct 1.2?

Elevated liver tests: Along with myastenia and Hashimotos it looks like there is some type liver process invovled. It could be a primary liver probem or related to medications. You need to try to tie these all together. A rheumatologist and a gastroenterologist can help you with these. ...Read more

Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Inflammation Of The Thyroid (Definition)

Several common forms of thyroiditis. Subacute thyroidits is from a virus. Your thyroid is tender, transient hyperthyroidism, but then resolution. Hashimotos thyroiditis is usually without pain, eventually causes hypothyroidism, but can coexist with graves hyperthyroidism. Two other forms are post partum thyroiditis and "painless" thyroiditis; transient hyper followed by ...Read more


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52F myasthenia gravis hashimotos thyroiditis.. sgpt 323 sgot 523 alp 330 hbsag -ve totl blirubn 2.6 direct bilirubin 1.2 creatinine 1.2?

52F myasthenia gravis hashimotos thyroiditis.. sgpt 323 sgot 523 alp 330 hbsag -ve totl blirubn 2.6 direct bilirubin 1.2 creatinine 1.2?

Serious liver injury: These numbers suggest significant liver injury (hepatitis), which may be caused by drugs or viral infection. Consult with your treating physician as soon as possible ...Read more

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Is there a relation between myasthenia gravis and hashimoto thyroiditis?Experiencing irregular periods and rapid weight gain .I have myasthenia gravis

Is there a relation between myasthenia gravis and hashimoto thyroiditis?Experiencing irregular periods and rapid weight gain .I have myasthenia gravis

Autoimmune diseases: Both myasthenia gravis and hashimoto's thyroiditis are autoimmune diseases, and they often occur together. Your doctor should check out your thyroid tests (tsh, ft4) and treat with levothyroxine if you are hypothyroid. Other autoimmune diseases are more common also. These include adrenal failure (addison's), premature ovarian failure, and others. ...Read more

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Autoimmune thyroiditis is caused by what?

Autoimmune thyroiditis is caused by what?

Unknown : It runs in families and there are genetic associations. Often it occurs with other autoimmune disease. There may be environmental causes or viral infection. ...Read more

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Is it possible for rhodiola rosea to cause hashimoto's thyroiditis in somebody?

Is it possible for rhodiola rosea to cause hashimoto's thyroiditis in somebody?

Unlikely: I cannot identify any cases implicating rhodiola as a causative factor for autoimmune attack of the thyroid. Long-term safety data is not available. Rhodiola is used in Eastern medicine to treat symptoms of hypothyroidism (fatigue, depressed mood, concentration). I cannot form an opinion as to its effect. ...Read more

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Autoimmune pancreatitis caused by autoimmune thyroiditis. Will taking out thyroid fix the pancreatitis?

NO: Autoimmune thyroid is caused by the immune system attacking the thyroid. Autoimmune pancreatitis is caused by the immune system attacking the pancreas. consequently, if you remove the thyroid the immune system is still present and still causing autoimmunity to the pancreas. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed hashimoto's thyroiditis. Is it normal for me to lose weight slow and gain it really fast. What caused this syndrome in my age?

I was diagnosed hashimoto's thyroiditis. Is it normal for me to lose weight slow and gain it really fast. What caused this syndrome in my age?

Autoimmune: Hasimoto's is considered an autoimmune disease in which one's immune system starts to attack the thyroid eventually ending up losing thyroid function. This may lead to weight gain if not corrected with thyroid replacement. It is almost always easier to gain weight than to lose weight and thus you will need to watch your diet (less meat, more exercise). ...Read more

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Dr. Julian Bragg
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Myasthenia Gravis (Definition)

Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune condition in which the body produces a protein that blocks information transmission along nerves. This leads to symptoms such as droopy ...Read more