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I have all symptoms of hypothyroidism, but blood tests are normal. plus a swollen thyroid left side. What can cause this? Hair is really falling out.
Other possibilities.: The Thyroid is not the only endocrine gland that affects metabolism, mood, menstrual cycles and hair follicle activity in women your age. It's quite possible that you are experiencing peri-menopause, or that you have Vitamin D deficiency. Has the enlargement of the thyroid gland been confirmed/examined with ultrasound? If not it should be. Your other hormones and a D level should be checked also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
They vary: From one lab to the next. Each lab sets up it's own range of normal. ...Read more
Blood tests: Typically all that is needed to diagnose hypothyroidism is simple blood tests. Generally that means testing for the amount of thyroid hormone in the blood (t4) as well as the stimulating hormone (tsh). One expects to see a pattern of low T4 and high TSH in hypothyroidism. Occasionally other tests need to be done to confirm hypothyroidism. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Test : The TSH levels , plus t3, 4, 7. Tsh is some time depending of morning and afternoon can have variation . The signs and symptoms and a good medical history are in combination with lab, us, ct scan iodine reuptake the best combination . As a md , we have many opinions . The last numbers for TSH are between 0.35 and 3.50, but when my patients have + symptoms and TSH above 3 , i check iodine urine .... ...Read more
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I have hypothyroidism. What tests can be done to find what actually caused of this condition to occur?
What are the symptoms of hypothyroidism and tests for thyroid? I want know what are the symptoms of thyroid.What tests need to done for thyorid?
I had hypothyroidism for 32 years. Last summer my thyroid tests were normal. Repeated tests are normal and i feel fine. Any thoughts on what happened?
I had hypothyroidism when I was a teenager, then when I moved to CA tests said it cleared up. I'm 38 years old &have hypothyroidism again. Thoughts?
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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