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Nail Ridges Thyroid
Nail change not thyr: Usually fingernail ridges are related to trauma of the nail matrix or bed. This may be of fungal origin. Ocassionaly this may be related to polish or an infection. Pulmonary conditions may have nail changes and skin diseases such as psoriasis or melanoma can cause nail changes. ...Read more
Hi,I'm 19 yrs old female,suffering from vitiligo,I have dotted like horizontal lines on nails it resembles?I had blood n thyroid test evrythng is nrml
Both my big toes have a burning sensation under the nail beds. They are cracking and bout to fall off! no thyroid problems and don't think its fungus!
Toenails: Your medical history is complicated. The problem with your toenails has many possible causes have them evaluated by a dermatologist. It could be due to an infectious (bacterial or fungal) , or immunologic, or physical etiology. The burning may or may not be related to the cracking of your nails. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have gastroparesis and lately my hair skin and nails are super dry hair falling out nails breaking it's not my thyroid I had that checked last month what could it be?
Had thyroid cancer 5 yrs ago have been removed, currently taking 150 mg thyroxine daily . Noticed no nail or hair growth for 6-12 mths. Hair extremely?
My thyroid is out if wack, I have fatigue, dry skin, nail dents, thinning hair etc., blood test came back normal. Can further tests be done?
i am 33 yrs having type-1 diabetes hba1c - 6.7 with TSH level 5.95.
Also had nail in right leg since 2004
diabetes \u0026 thyroid is my hereditar?
I'm not: Sure what your question is, but your TSH that is slightly elevated indicates your thyroid is beginning to fail. There is variable opinion on when to begin treatment with brand name T4 replacement, but almost certainly the problem will continue to worsen (and never correct itself) so why not begin the lifelong replacement now? Talk w/your doctor. ...Read more
Chronic dizziness, brain fog, muscle rigidity and neuropathy and episodes of confusion. Normal liver, thyroid and b12 tests. Any suggestions? Lost
My doctor says my thyroid levels are fine but I still have brittle breaking nails , hair loss [eye brows] and hair not growing (body hair), and inner ?
Other causes: Agree with dr. Villaplana. You might have to live with normal thyroid level for awhile to see the effects. However, if the symptoms are still there despite normal thyroid hormone level, then it's probably something else that is causing the symptoms and not the low thyroid anymore. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have expired IUD and have had acne, dull hair, brittle nails, mood swings, and cramping, worsened migraines, horomonal imbalance or thyroid issue?
Need blood tests: I doubt that any of your symptoms have to do with your expired IUD but still it would be good to get it out. You definitely need to see your physician to get some blood tests to see if you have a thyroid or other problem causing your symptoms. ...Read more
Muscle spasm: Typically if muscles in the cervical and lumbar regions are injured they will go into spasm to protect themselves from further injury this will create the rigidity that the writer describes. The symptoms can be helped with moist heat, muscle relaxants and physical therapy modalities. ...Read more
When i and my brother were fightng his nail scratched me on the neck how can I remove dat fast ?Wt r the creams or gels should used plzzz help me?
Is this thing I feel on one side of my neck a tendon? About 0.3 cm wide 0.8 cm long. If I dig with nails, I can feel others like it between muscles.
Meningitis: High fever, severe headache that isn't easily confused with other types of headache, stiff neck, vomiting or nausea with headache, confusion or difficulty concentrating — in the very young, this may appear as inability to maintain eye contact, seizures , sleepiness or difficulty waking up, sensitivity to light, lack of interest in drinking and eating, skin rash in some cases, such as in viral kind. ...Read more
My hand tend to swell a lot to the point where i watch them do it and it's painful I have thyroid diesease and currently not taking meds?
Related to thyroid : The association between thyroid disease and swelling or puffiness in the hands is common. Often, especially with underactive thyroids, there may be swelling or puffiness in the hands. Also, one may develop carpal tunnel syndrome with hypothyroidism wjhich can cause hand swellling and tingling. ...Read more
Small, hard bump on back of neck. Not visible. Size of a tiny pinky nail. No symptoms. It's on the right side on cartilage part. Help! i'm worried?
Don't know what happening or what it is I've had two years of neck pain Day and night Rigidity Trouble moving left to right Pain up and down my neck. ?
Tremor in hand when holding something. Musc twitches also. Labs done July 2016 TSH last year was 0.26, T3 up 29.4, t4 tot 7.1, TIF 2.1. retested tsh the following week and it was 0.32.My Mother and sister have thyroid issues. Also my Vit D was 17.20
No: Patients with type 1 diabetes have about a 30% chance of also getting autoimmune thyroid disease. However, autoimmune thyroid disease by itself is very common among the general population. It does not raise your risk as much in reverse in terms of also getting type 1 diabetes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer