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My Thyroid Antibodies Are 3000
High thyroid antibod: Doctor must have suspected that you have thyroid didease, why this test was ordered.He/she must have orderedt3, t4, and tsh mild to moderate thyroid antibodies rise may found in auto immune and thyroid diseases, thyroid cancer, type1 diabetes, rhematoid arthritis, pernicious anemia, and auto immune collagen vascular disease high level in hashimoto thyroiditis and graves disease.Risk for hypothy/hyperth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Thyroid antibodies: No . Fasting is not necessary for thyroid tests of any kind. You only need to fast for tests affected by your blood glucose-related hormones, like your blood sugar test and your lipid profile ; even the lipid profile can be done non- fasting, some experts say nowadays. ...Read more
Autoimmunity: If you have anti-thyroid antibodies, two (2) things may happen, depending on the site of action. If the antibodies stimulate the TSH receptor, this would lead to grave's disease, which implies a hyper functioning gland. In the other scenario, the antibodies may participate in the destruction of the gland, thereby causing hypothyroidism. ...Read more
Autoimmune thyroid: Anti-tpo antibodies are usually elevated in people with hashimotos thyroiditis and often with graves disease. However, the test is not perfect, and is sometimes negative, even if you have hashi. Also, some labs don't perform the test well. See your endocrinologist. ...Read more
Blood work: Your doctor can order these blood tests. ...Read more
The body...: Is not attacking its own thyroid; some people have these antibodies which means it is attacking its own thyroid. ...Read more
Antibodies: The level fluctuates and it may not necessarily follow disease activity or thyroid level. ...Read more
Can you still be hypo after testing negative for thyroid antibodies? Is there something else I should be looking at? US thyroid done.
Not your thyroid: Though you did not mention this, I am assuming your doctor checked your thyroid hormone level and a TSH and that they were fine. Even if you did have thyroid antibodies, that would not make you hypothyroid but would just slightly increase the risk that you could become hypothyroid in the future. I would stop worrying about your thyroid and discuss with your doctor other causes for your symptoms ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with thyroid antibodies and I feel really unwell I also have rhumatoid is the antibodies making things worse ?
Maybe: Thyroid antibodies do not alone constitute a disease and do not cause symptoms per se. Unless there is thyroid dysfunction antibodies are not making you feel worse. There is no overlap between RA and thyroid disease. True thyroid disease may make any disease seem worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It can: It certainly can. You need to have other values such as tsh, t4, free T3 (liothyronine) and thyroid binding globulin to fully assess. Also, if you're symptomatic in some way, this factors in as well. Please discuss fully with the physician who ordered the test! good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eliminating wheat products in diet will reduce my thyroid antibodies?will thyroid cells will regrow after attacked by antibodies?
I doubt it: Please forgive my frankness. If you have autoimmune thyroid disease, you've got a long-term medical problem that's not going to managed by trying to treat a lab value. Your life depends on replacing or suppressing your thyroid hormone levels. You do yourself a disservice by reading websites by anti-gluten militants. You're free to try but remember the levels fluctuate anyway. ...Read more
I want to check if i have thyroid antibodies? What is the basic test for the same? I would go to d advanced tests after i confirm the basic one.
See below: The fact that your antibodies are high suggests they are attcking your thyroid if so then you may become hypothyrpoid but you need to be carefully followed so as to see what is to happen. ...Read more
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