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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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Need help when my thyroid becomes normal, will my outer eyebrows grow?

Need help when my thyroid becomes normal, will my outer eyebrows grow?

Probably: If you are hypothyroid, hair loss of the head and brow is not unusual. This usually improves with thyroid replacement. ...Read more

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Random short stabs of pain from back of neck left side to left head. Pressure in left head. Training for marathon, v healthy 34 yr female.?

Random short stabs of pain from back of neck left side to left head. Pressure in left head. Training for marathon, v healthy 34 yr female.?

Varies: Because cardiac problems can cause exercise induced pain running into left arm, I would be seen and checked. That being said, the most likely condition is an irritation of a nerve in the neck causing pain that radiates into the arm; often associated with a condition known as cervical stenosis. ...Read more

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For a week now I have been having short pains right about on the top right of my head, neck, and simotanioisly have had bloody boogers. Allergies?

See doctor: Although your symptoms are suggestive of a sinus infection, it is unusual to have neck pain associated with it. You need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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If I only have one symptom of having a thyroid disease which is that my eyebrows have thinned out and don't grow back can I still have the thyroid?

If I only have one symptom of having a thyroid disease which is that my eyebrows have thinned out and don't grow back can I still have the thyroid?

Hypothyroidism: If your eyebrow issue is related to hypothyroidism, see an endocrinologist to correct the condition. However, it could be a hereditary condition if you are euthyroid! ...Read more

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The outer part of my eyebrow is thinning out badly. I heard this was related to thyroid but I checked and it was normal. What else could cause it?

The outer part of my eyebrow is thinning out badly. I heard this was related to thyroid but I checked and it was normal. What else could cause it?

Test thyroid further: A "normal" thyroid test is very common in those who are hypothyroid! Most docs just screen with a TSH and think if below 4.5 you're fine, but many specialists consider a TSH above 3 a sign of low thyroid, and some even 2. Check Free T3 (liothyronine), (liothyronine) Reverse T3 (liothyronine) and thyroid antibodies too! See http://tinyurl. Com/nrww2qg & http://tinyurl. Com/koyamo5 & http://www. Stopthethyroidmadness. Com/tsh-why-its-useless/ ...Read more

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I am loosing patches of hair from my eyebrows. Tried all steroid creams but no change. My thyroid levels are ok.

I am loosing patches of hair from my eyebrows. Tried all steroid creams but no change. My thyroid levels are ok.

A dermatologist: Can evaluate you for causes of hair loss. Then a treatment plan can be individualized for you. Take care. ...Read more

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What causes short sharp pain in head? It is accompanied with shoulder pain and neck pain

What causes short sharp pain in head? It is accompanied with shoulder pain and neck pain

Pinched nerve?: Could be many things, but short bursts of radiating pain including the neck and arm (shoulder) can indicate a pinched nerve. If the problem persists for 2 weeks or more see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have fibromyalgia, 4 days with stiff neck short breath, tremors, but also a very sore spot on back of my head what is it and is it of any concern.?

I have fibromyalgia, 4 days with stiff neck short breath, tremors, but also a very sore spot on back of my head what is it and is it of any concern.?

Muscle spasm: Middle age female w. fibromyalgia w. acute post-cervical pain, occipital tenderness, "short breath & tremors"; no mention of fever, headache, cough or nauseous, which would arouse concern for urgent care. Unifying dynamic: superior trapezius spasm; common this age group. S. trap attaches to chest wall/skull & major nerves transit. Heat, rest, massage, cannabis lotion, acupuncture & Osteopathy. ...Read more

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Hi again, if it was low thyroid, can I get medication that will help me regrow my eyebrow. Thank you?

Hi again, if it was low thyroid, can I get medication that will help me regrow my eyebrow. Thank you?

It depends: A significantly low thyroid level can cause hair loss, including eyebrow loss, and will improve with thyroid hormone replacement. However, an associated autoimmune disorder called alopecia areata can cause loss of hair in various areas that is much harder to treat and may not return. ...Read more

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My eyebrows are almost gone- (63 yrs old). I have taken Armour thyroid for 40 years; with bi annual TSH tests (1.4). Thinned quickly, in 6 months-why?

My eyebrows are almost gone- (63 yrs old). I have taken Armour thyroid for 40 years; with bi annual TSH tests (1.4). Thinned quickly, in 6 months-why?

Eyebrows thinning: Something could have happened to change your thyroid hormone dose need. Has your diet changed? Are you using generic medication. For thyroid meds, I always recommend name brand only. ...Read more