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My Blood Work Shows Low Thyroid
I had blood work ,Doc said I have high glucose in the blood and a low thyroid and low in B12. He asked me to take just B12.does that make sense TY?
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
I had a complete physical & blood work showed low thyroid. I want to b tested for all autoimmune diseases. Does my pcp have to refer me or can I go?
Life isn't that way: To say "i want to be tested for all autoimmune diseases" is like saying "i want to meet everybody"... All 6-7 billion people. Life doesn't work that way. A person can see her primary care doctor first (important), who begins the evaluation and then refers to a rheumatologist as needed. Otherwise, a person can see the rheum. First, and then see her primary care doctor to complete her evaluation. ...Read more
Blood work- TSH 2.92, T4 9.1, T3 uptake 31, free T3 index 2.8, T4 free 1.28, r T3 27.5, T3 117 T3 free 2.7
does this show hypothyroid?
No: Tsh is the most important test to evaluated the thyroid and it is normal. Free T4 gives the next best information and yours was in the normal range. ...Read more
I'm 27. Last year blood work fine.Now I have low TSH, and total T-3 and free T-4 are both high.No thyroid symptoms, maybe chest pain. What is this?
Overactive thyroid: You have an overactive thyroid. Sometimes this is the early phase of what eventually will become an underactive thyroid (thyroiditis). It will need treatment and close followup. Fortunately, there are excellent medications that can normalize your function either way, albeit slowly, so stay in close touch with your doctor! ...Read more
Normal echo..Stress test normal..Thyroid test normal..Blood work good..Cardiac enyzmes good..Ekg shows normal heartbeat..Dr said its just fast..Good?
My blood work shows both hypo and hyperthyroidism why and my chest CT shows abnormalities in the thyroid what's the deal?
See below: These findings need to be fully and thoroughly evaluated by your physician who can then explain them to you and discuss with you what's best. ...Read more
My Ob sent for blood work to check thyroid and other stuff my TSH was .22 T3 was 31 and T4 5.0 free T4 1.6. She said my TSH was low can I conceive with those numbers & progesterone was 8.5 is that ok?
Wait for pregnancy: Your doctor may be planning to start treatment for your thyroid and will advise you when to get pregnant . ...Read more
Thyroid scan/uptake shows mild hyperthyroidism, blood-work shows hypothyroidism. What's up with that?
Labs are right: Thyroid scan/uptake shows how active someone's thyroid is in trapping iodine, but not whether or not their thyroid is able to convert iodide to iodine and make thyroid hormone with it. In this situation, the labs tell the true story - that the thyroid can't make enough thyroid hormone. Uptakes and scans are morehelpful in people with hyperthyroidism, and don't add much info in hypothyroidism. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My thyroid scan/uptake shows mild hyperthyroidism, but blood-work shows hypothyroidism. Does this happen often? What should I do?
Antibodies: You probably have several types of thyroid antibodies floating around your system. Some cause hyperthyroidism while others may block their effect on the thyroid receptor. Treat your levels- if you're hypo - treat with synthroid. Monitor function and antibody levels over time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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