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Donating Blood Plasma With Hypothyroidism
Not really: You have trillions of cells...we were designed to survive the occasional loss of a few (or few million). Your body compensates rapidly and replaces them. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Hypothyroidism is also known as Underactive thyroid. Level, which can cause fatigue increased sensitivity to cold constipation dry skin unexplained weight gain puffy face hoarseness muscle weakness elevated blood cholesterol level muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness pain, stiffness or swelling in your joints heavier than normal or irregular menstrual periods thinning hair slowed heart ...Read more
NO, not possible!: It is your plasma, and the tubing comes as a complete system and is only used once then discarded. You cannot get a blood-transmitted disease from donating blood, plasma, or platelets. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Shouldn't: Should not. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Would having pcos and taking metformin and spironolactone for it prevent me from donating blood plasma?
Check: With your blood bank, as regulation vary from one place to another. Probably not a candidate. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Not usually: Unless there is something else going on, most people with hypothyroidism will have normal calcium levels. Hypoparathyroidism (low function of the parathyroid glands) will cause low calcium levels in the blood. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I was told I have hypothyroidism but it was never followed up on could the blood work be wrong and i'm actually fine?
Possible: Repeat the tests. Ask your doctor to check tpo antibodies. If it shows hypothyroidism and tpo antibodies are positive, you have thyroid disease and should be treated. If all are normal, then only follow up needed. Good luck. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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It varies but I'm : Sure you can make payment arrangements. ...Read moreGet help now ›
What should I do next? I have all the symptoms of hypothyroidism but my blood work is always "normal"?
Undiagnosed hypoT?: Hypothyroidism can be primary - caused by a weak thyroid gland or secondary to other hormonal problems, like a pituitary problem. Or your thyroid can become dysfunctional secondary to high insulin, estrogen or cortisol. If you have functional hypothyroidism, this problem can go undetected by routine screening tests. More extensive testing can often reveal abonormalities. This is very common. ...Read moreGet help now ›
The thyroid makes thyroid hormone, the main one is t4, which is converted in other tissues to t3. An underactive thyroid makes too little thyroid hormone. You feel sluggish, bloated, constipated, cold. It is treated by taking replacement hormone levothyroxine. The thyroid also makes calcitonin, which is involved in calcium metabolism, but it is a weak hormone in ...Read more
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