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Short Eyebrows Hypothyroidism
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
My cmp blood test says TSH w/reflex to f4 is 4.44 miu/l (normal range is 0.4-4.5). Do I have hypothyroidism? I have sparse eyebrows on the outer third
Not likely.: Tsh in "normal" range so not technically hypothyroid. Some would argue that TSH should actually be lower. I would repeat this in a few months. If normal again would stop worrying. If abnormal diagnosis is clear. In any case eyebrow thinning is not likely due to this tsh. ...Read more
I meet all the symptoms for hypothyroidism: sparse eyebrows, fatigue, dry skin, I have ibs, cmp TSH w/reflex to ft4 is 4.44, yet dr said i don't. Do i?
Hypothyroidism: Hi, you may have subclinical hypothyroidism, and/ or hashimoto's thyroiditis. You may need to have further testing done, thyroid auto-antibodies, anti-per -oxidase antibodies lab tests and perhaps a thyroid sonar. It may be a good idea to see an endocrinologist, literature shows that thyroid hormone replacement may benefit you. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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Yes: Hair length is not a determining factor although it is possible that hair will grow slower if you are hypothyroid. ...Read more
If I go on a medication for hypothyroidism like Synthroid to repair a short term issue secondary to other meds will I be dependent on it for life?
I always feel hot when others aren't. I sweat fast when walking for a short while. Memory is bad when i think of words. Could I have hypothyroidism?
No: It is not normal to have a short temper. However, if your thyroid level is normal, it means that your temper is not related to your thyroid condition. You should seek counselling or other evaluation regarding your temper. ...Read more
I keep randomly experiencing shortness of breath. Could my hypothyroidism be @ fault? What might trigger it & what can I do short-term for relief?
Hypothyroid dyspnoea: Untreated or poorly corrected hypothyroid can create a variety of symptoms though dyspnea is not a common one once corrected no symptoms should persist. ...Read more
The thyroid makes thyroid hormone, the main one is t4, which is converted in other tissues to t3. An underactive thyroid makes too little thyroid hormone. You feel sluggish, bloated, constipated, cold. It is treated by taking replacement hormone levothyroxine. The thyroid also makes calcitonin, which is involved in calcium metabolism, but it is a weak hormone in ...Read more
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