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Menstrual Cycle And Tsh Levels
my TSH value on first day of menstrual cycle was 6.24 mIU/L. however, a repeat sample on day 3 showed 3.66 mIU/L. should i be concerned??
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
I'm 49 and had my thyroid removed 5 mo. ago my levels are good but my tsh is on the low side i now haven't had a menstrual cycle for 3 months having hot flashes and night sweats. had this before surgery but as soon as tsh was higher body was normal ?
Thyroid: If you had your thyroid removed you must have had Synthroid (thyroxine) prescribed and that would have little, if any, impact on your TSH. Your main problem is likely to bean issue with your menstrual cycle and you should see a Gynecologist as soon as you can. Please let me know what develops. ...Read more
Tsh level 10.49 today,am taking electroxin 25mcg.my mestrural cycle also iregular ,sometimes hard to stop bleeding,some times only after two months.suggest a dose pls?
Not the TSH: It's not the TSH that can delay or alter periods, it's the thyroid abnormality that the body is trying to fix by increasing your tsh. No matter what your thyroid problem is, your doctor can help you keep your level normal, which should help regularize your periods unless you have another underlying gyn problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am 28F. i am having normal T3 (liothyronine) and T4 levels but TSH is 18.6. What will be the effect of this? i have pcos from my starting of menses
Hypothyroid?: While screening patients for thyroid disease, physicians often find increased (TSH) levels in patients with free thyroxine (T4) levels are not below normal. “Subclinical hypothyroidism,” most commonly an early stage of hypothyroidism. On average, women with PCOS have higher TSH levels and are also more likely to have subclinical hypothyroidism when compared to age-matched controls without PCOS. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ive hypothyroid symptoms & my T3, (liothyronine)T4,TSH results were normal.If I hv2 check RT3 in order to rule out hypothyroidism,wat time of menstrual shud i do so?
Hello, 43 years old. my last menstrual was 60days ago.Home pregnancy test is negativ. Blood test result tsh 1.54 e2 516 fsh 11.7 lh 36.1. HELP please.
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more