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Thyroid Tpo Antibody And Pregnancy
Complex.: Pregnancy will raise thyroglobulin values, necessitating an increase in total thyroid production. If hashimoto's is present, thyroid function must be assessed by free T3 values and TSH during pregnancy to avoid low thyroid. Many women will develop a goiter during pregnancy, but this is physiologic. But it is imperative to constantly moniter thyroid function of the mother, or the fetus can be hurt. ...Read more
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
What is the treatment of high thyroid antibodies tpoab and tgab during pregnancy and the possibility of miscarriage? Reply me fast
Hi my TSH level is 5.79 with normal T4 levels and thyroid antibody. Is it safe to plan a pregnancy with the above reading?
Check this out first: You have slightly high TSH levels (0.4-5 mu/l nml range) and T4 is ok. If you have thyroid ab, you should get some workup for what it might be because it might point to your high tsh, and might indicate an underlying disease, like hashimoto's that you should be treated for before you think of pregnancy. Even if you don't have thyroid ab, you should get a thorough workup for unexpected findings. ...Read more
Hyperthyroid and positive antibodies at 7 months postpartum. By 10 months pp my thyroid was normal. Tsh always normal before pregnancy.hashimotos?
Postpartum thyroid: There is a condition known as postpartum thyroiditis which, in contradistinction to most thyroiditis, begins with a period of HYPERthyroidism as you describe. It is most common in women who had pre-existing thyroid antibodies in their blood but normal TSH/normal thyroid function. Usually no treatment is required. This whole scenario is likely related to Hashimoto's. Antibodies likely to remain. ...Read more
Tsh fluctuated 3, 04-6, 46 since 2008.Last at 4, 85. T4free 1, 4. No antibodies. Now planning for pregnancy. Should i get treatment before conceiving?
Probably: Normal ranges for TSH vary but the american college of clinical endocrinology considers a TSH above 3 to be a sign of hypothyroidism. I advise checking free t3, the most accurate measure of thyroid function. I find most with free t3's below 3.0 benefit from thyroid treatment. Low thyroid reduces chances of conception and increases miscarriage. See http://bit.Ly/16xtifq and http://abt.Cm/18gpb3a. ...Read more
Miscarry last yr. now tsh4.69,t3, t4, ft3, ft4, antibody all normal. OB say I am fine to try pregnancy again with TSH high. No medicine. Is it correct?
I was told I have an antibody during my last pregnancy. Could I still have it during my current pregnancy?
Yes: You will need to be retested during this pregnancy. Your doctor will order a routine blood type and antibody screen as part of your initial pregnancy exam. That test should detect any abnormalities. If you know what abnormal antibody you had last time it would be important to communicate that to your doctor as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on the type : Of antibody. Some antibodies are harmless. Some may cause anemia in the person with the antibody, but if you have that type of antibody, it would cause anemia in non-pregnant state also. Your antibodies may affect your baby also. Please consult your doctor for the issue specific to your situation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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