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Hashimoto S Disease And Fertility
Complex.: Pregnancy will raise thyroglobulin values, necessitating an increase in total thyroid production. If hashimoto's is present, thyroid function must be assessed by free T3 (liothyronine) values and TSH during pregnancy to avoid low thyroid. Many women will develop a goiter during pregnancy, but this is physiologic. But it is imperative to constantly moniter thyroid function of the mother, or the fetus can be hurt. ...Read more
Unfortunately yes: but you can achieve control of disease with careful medical management is most cases. You need to under the care of a gastroenterologist who specializes in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Try National Foundation for Ileitis and Colitis home page for referral to one in your local area. ...Read more
Define supplement: If you are talking about the OTC stuff people get at the vitamin shop,buy a coffin first and write your eulogy, you would need them sooner. Both addison's and hypothyroidism are treated by supplementing the bodies lost ability to make the hormones with synthetics that mimic the natural hormone. You just don't use these supplements without close monitoring by a doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Definitely: TSH is a very poor marker for tissue hypothyroidism and to assess Hashimoto's. you can even have normal TPO and thyroglobulin antibodies and manifest Hashimoto's. Get your free T4, free T3, (liothyronine) Reverse T3, (liothyronine) and antibodies checked and optimized... refer to https://www.facebook.com/groups/95847031171/ ...Read more
Depends: Depends on the severity of the goiter and treatment choice you made to treat the graves' disease. If you choose radioactive iodine, the goiter will shrink but will not go away completely. If you choose anti-thyroid drug, the goiter might shrink even slower. Surgery will obviously take care of the whole thing. Talk to your doctor about your options. ...Read more
If I have an elevated transglutaminase iga, hypothyroidism, and a mother with celiac disease. Is the likelihood that I have celiac disease.?
Can Hashimoto's Thyroiditis lead to Thyroid cancer and is it a high risk for people with Hypothyroidism?
Yes: Let your physician know at once if you develop a lump ...Read more
Is raynaud's disease correlated/associated with gluten intolerance/celiac disease? If so why/in what way?
Uncertain: When more than one autoimmune disorder occurs in a person, it is often called mixed connective tissue disease. The combination however is not well defined but lupus is always included. In a Norwegian study, the prevalence was 3.8/100,000. http://ard.bmj.com/content/70/6/1047.short ...Read more
Why do wilson disease patient have a low ceruloplasmin level? Is it due to wilson disease itself or low production by liver?
Autoimmune condition: Hashimoto's and graves' are two thyroid diseases caused by the body's immune system attacking thyroid gland. In hashimoto's, the attack causes thyroid underfunction, while in graves', the attack causes overfunction. People with autoimmune thyroid disease are more prone to autoimmune connective tissue disease (lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, etc) when immune system attacks joints, skin, muscles, etc. ...Read more
Normal Tpo Ab and Tg Ab; no Hashi's or Graves'. Have a multinodular goiter & Hypothyroidism.
If not Hashi's, what causes my Hypothyroidism? Pituitary?
Thyroid pregnancy: The required dose of levothyroxine generally is higher during pregnancy, and the target TSH is generally lower. TSH and FT4 should be checked about every trimester, or more often if there are changes in dose. If there is a prior history of miscarriage, more frequent testing may be needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Avoid toxic foods: Avoid sugars, fried foods, vegatable oils like canola & soy, meats that are cured wth nitrates & nitrites, aspartame, splenda, partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, maragarine, soy based products, sweetened beverages like juice & soda, microwaved foods, artificial colors & flavors. All of these products cause damage to the cells, tissues & organs in your body contributing to various diseases. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Seek treatment: When your immune system attacks the thyroid, it can "rollercoaster" from HYPER to HYPO thyroid and cause severe swings in energy, mood, pain, etc. A full workup is warranted and treatment will significantly improve your quality of life. Finding the right physician to treat you is the tricky part. For more info, check https://www.facebook.com/groups/95847031171/ ...Read more
It may..: Patients with gastroparesis may usually have underlying diabetes. There are other causes for gastroparesis, including a hypoactive thyroid.It turns out that the most common kind of hypothyroidism is hashimoto's disease, which is an autoimmune disease just like some forms of diabetes!your endocrinologist can definitely provide more info about this. Take care! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Check thyroid: Make sure your thyroid function does not become abnormal (blood tests) and if you feel unusually tired or cold, be sure to tell your gyn. ...Read more
Only if untreated.: It would be rare to pass away from graves disease or hashimoto disease, as these diseases are easy to diagnose and treat in this era. Very rarely, if a patient was avoiding medical care, the thyroid condition could, in time, become severe enough to be fatal. ...Read more
No.: MDMA is ecstasy, it is never safe to take ecstasy even if you're healthy. Your dealer has no conscience, you cannot trust what else is in it. It's unsafe for people with no medical problems and even riskier with people with medical problems. "Just say no" is not an old wives' tale or a myth. It is excellent accurate advice. ...Read more
I have hashimoto disease, been taking syntroid 50 mg every morn. What happens if i forget to take it for few days?
Not a whole lot.: Synthroid (thyroxine) has a long half-life so that short breaks in medication will not lower your levels a whole lot. However, if you keep missing doses your thyroid hormone levels will be too low and you will have symptoms of hypothyroidism such as fatigue and weight gain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi Dr! I have Hashimoto disease and would really like to build lean muscle, is that possible? How many days a week should I work out-lifting n cardio
See details: Lift 3-4 days a week. If you thyroid function tests are normal, the Hashimoto's will have no effect on the results of your lifting. ...Read more
Test: You need to make sure that your thyroid function test are within normal limits. ...Read more
I do have Hashimoto disease I eat very healthy was forced to leave work due to arthritis in my hips so I am limited on certain exercise. I have put o?
What are some of the side affects of hashimoto disease. I have had the right side of my thyroid removed and take synthroid (thyroxine).
No : No "side effects" or symptoms of hashimoto's are proven outside the possible thyroid enlargement and symptoms of underactive thyroid, some of which dr. Fowler has listed. Once your thyroid levels are normal on your supplement (synthroid) in your case, you should have no symptoms of the hashimotos. By the way, we use the term "side effects" for undesired effects of a drug. Symptoms are what we experience from an illness or disease. See the links below to learn more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 11 year old daughter has been diagnosed with hashimoto disease, with 2 solid nodules each side(13mm), should we do the biopsy to check for cancer?
Can untreated hashimoto disease weaken immune system and cause several bacterial / viral infections the past several months?
My mother 42yrs is taking throxine sodium since 4 yrs. Tsh is normal but symptoms of hashimoto disease still appear. Should she switch 2 levothroxine?
Regular check: Your mother must have regular blood work. Interval vary and depend on her clinical status. It may be from every 1-3 month to every year. Her thyroid medication dose has to be regulated according to b/w results and clinical re-evaluations. As far as which medication to take, let your mom's doctor to give your mom options to chose from. ...Read more
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