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Thyroid Gland Surgery How Much Calcium Should I Take Now
Thyroid gland is also known as Thyroid. It is an endocrine gland which produces thyroxin hormone which controls the metabolism in every cell in the body.It produces 80 to 90%t4 and 10 to 20 %t3. These control rate of metabolism and affect the growth and rate of functions of many cells in the body it is ...Read more
My daughter was diagnosedwith calcium deposits on her thyroid gland. what are the chances they are cancer?
2 years ago my mother went into surgery to take out her left thyroid gland. Now the doctor said the right one is starting to grow. Surgery or medicine?
Half thyroid: If half the thyroid is removed, it is normal for the other half to get bigger to compensate. Also, if the "problem" originally was a nodular thyroid, that problem usually affects both sides, even if the right side looked normal at the time. Your mother needs to see an endocrinologist who does thyroid ultrasound and biopsy. ...Read more
My thyroid gland is enlarged and i hv TSH 5.76 and tpo 5.91 IU. What does it mean? What medicie should i take? Do i need surgery for enlargd gland?
Thyroid enlarged: Is that TPO high? The normal range varies with the lab. It sounds like you have Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Unless there is a predominant nodule that is suspicious looking, you need to take levothyroxine and you don't need much of anything else. The thyroid may shrink in time, but may stay large, but there is likely no need for surgery. See an Endocrinologist. ...Read more
I take 125mg levo due to partial surgery, can I take a drop of iodine daily as well? (Had partial of thyroid gland removed/benign tumor 35yrs ago.
What's the action should take with my recurrent thyroid gland with a T3 5.1 results before going for gallbladder stones surgery asap?
I had a recurrent thyroid gland with a result of free T3 5.1 and TSH 0.01 and should go for a gallbladder surgery asap, what the action should take?
If my thyroid gland was taken out 44 years ago, never took meds, do I have to start taking them now?
Check blood levels: You had your thyroid removed at age 2? That is unusual. If you have gone all these years without thyroid meds it may be because substantial thyroid tissue was left behind. Your need for thyroid meds will depend on your thyroid blood levels. If normal, you are fine. ...Read more
Hi i was overdosed on levothyroxcin nd now I've been getting horrible swelling in my glands i had a tt so no thyroid gland is this a symptom from this?
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