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Are 3rd generation TSH and pregnancy are related?

Are 3rd generation TSH and pregnancy are related?

No: 3rd generation TSH is a test for thyroid function and is not related to pregnancy or a test for pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Can third generation TSH can happen during pregnancy?

Unclear question: There is no contraindication to testing the blood by the third generation assay if the patient is pregnant. ...Read more

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Should I expect my TSH levels to be lower during pregnancy?

Should I expect my TSH levels to be lower during pregnancy?

First trimester: Yes, your TSH levels will be suppressed during firts trimester: this does not mean you have thyroid disease it is normal in pregnancy, your OB should be aware of that. ...Read more

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Tsh 11 in 15week pregnancy. How to cure? Is it life long problem or can b solved shortly.

No way to cure: But it certainly needs to be treated quickly w/brand name T4 replacement. Get the TSH into an appropriate level for pregnancy and monitor it carefully as needs for replacement can change drastically during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is TSH normal in pregnancy?

Is TSH normal in pregnancy?

Not always: Tsh and hcg, the pregnancy hormone, have very similar structures, and some biologic cross-reactivity. The high levels of HCG in pregnancy can provide enough stimulation to the thyroid to cause the thyroid to be just a little overactive and TSH to drop into the slightly low range. This is common and does not usually need treatment. A high tsh, should be treated in almost almost pregnant patients. ...Read more

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Does incresed TSH Level affects to future planned pregnancy?

Does incresed TSH Level affects to future planned pregnancy?

Yes: High TSH level indicates thyroid deficiency and could interfere with your getting pregnant as well as affect the health of the baby. It would be prudent to see a doctor and take medication as prescribed. ...Read more

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My TSH is 10.455. Iam taking thyronorm 75 mcg. Is it right time for pregnancy?

My TSH is 10.455. Iam taking thyronorm 75 mcg. Is it right time for pregnancy?

TSH high: Your TSH is still high, you need more thyroid hormone. Once you are pregnant you are likely to require even more, so you want to have your TSH under 2 before pregnancy and have your thyroid level checked again as soon as you know you are pregnant. ...Read more

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My TSH levels at 28 weeks of pregnancy is 3.4.Do I need to take medications or not required?

Level is high: If a standardized laboratory test was done, then a level of 3.4 in the third trimester would be abnormally elevated. What to do next depends on why the test was done, and the results of other tests. Other thyroid testing is needed to determine if you are hyper or hypo thyroid, and a history and physical would also be prudent. Ask your physician about your result. ...Read more

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My age 24 in pregnancy profile test report TSH result is 3.20uiu/ml at 2 months what it mean?

My age 24 in pregnancy profile test report TSH result is 3.20uiu/ml at 2 months what it mean?

Technically normal: While this result is technically in the normal range, many experts in reproductive health think an ideal TSH in pregnancy should be less than three. ...Read more

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My TSH serum test shows 0.011 which is marked low against normal value during pregnancy. What does this mean?

My TSH serum test shows 0.011 which is marked low against normal value during pregnancy. What does this mean?

You postpartum?: Hi. It sounds like you're no longer pregnant and you delivered your baby. Is that correct? Autoimmune thyroid disease is not uncommonly seen in the postpartum period as a woman's immune system revs back up after delivery. You may now have Graves' disease or a postpartum subacute thyroiditis. Your doc may refer you to an endocrinologist for help with diagnosis and management. Good luck! ...Read more

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Planning pregnancy, Tsh was 3.40 after having thyronorm 25mg fr 1 mnth Tsh becomes 4.10. Y it happened? How much mg is needed to get to the level 2.50

Planning pregnancy, Tsh was 3.40 after having thyronorm 25mg fr 1 mnth Tsh becomes 4.10. Y it happened? How much mg is needed to get to the level 2.50

Speak to your doctor: It may be that you're not getting enough thyronorm and your dose needs to be increased which seems more likely. It may take 1-3 months for the TSH level to go down, but should have been coming down if you've been taking it regularly for the past month. I suggest to talk to your doctor who has done the initial workup about adjusting your dose. ...Read more

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While pregnancy if the TSH hormone is higher than 4 it is 5 I must take medicine for that or am not allowed?

It is allowed: Not only is it allowed but it is recommended. It is important maintain normal thyroid levels during your pregnancy, and the medication will not directly effect the baby. ...Read more

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I just had a chemical pregnancy. Could it be related to my tsh level 2.92? Should my tsh be lower than 2.5 to get pregnant? Thank you

I just had a chemical pregnancy. Could it be related to my tsh level 2.92? Should my tsh be lower than 2.5 to get pregnant? Thank you

TSH normal: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, Your TSH is quite normal and is unlikely to be related to the pregnancy issue. ...Read more

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What shld be the optimal TSH level during pregnancy? Mine was 2.85 & dr has prescribed 50mg Thyronorm 6 days/week & 25mg 1/week. Too high? 7 wks preg

What shld be the optimal TSH level during pregnancy? Mine was 2.85 & dr has prescribed 50mg Thyronorm 6 days/week & 25mg 1/week. Too high? 7 wks preg

It depends,,,: Since thyroid levels are important during pregnancy, a normal TSH range is the best indicator of no disease. These days, anything around 2.5 is optimal as a higher level could mean an increased risk of hypothyroidism. Control of this is really important for normal fetal development. ...Read more

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Alredy say my TSH valus. If any problem to pregnancy I heard thyroid causes to infertility?

Alredy say my TSH valus. If any problem to pregnancy I heard thyroid causes to infertility?

Unclear: Your question is not clear. If the TSH level is not normal, this can be associated with infertility. You want to have it corrected as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Doc I wanted to know TSH 13.60 will it effect my married life n pregnancy?

Doc I wanted to know TSH 13.60 will it effect my married life n pregnancy?

Hypothyroidism: Should not affect your pregnancy and marriage. There are medications that can control your symptoms. Follow up regularly with your oby and endocrinologist. Take care and god blesss u! http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/hypothyroidism/ds00353. http://www. Medicinenet. Com/script/main/mobileart. Asp? Articlekey=11722. ...Read more

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Tsh 2.45 is normal? I had a miscarriage last week on 5 week pregnancy. Dr said TSH 2.45 is little higher. Please advise.

See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. A TSH level of 2.45 is normal. You doctor may wish to get your free T4 level done as a check on the TSH result. ...Read more

Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (Definition)

A TSH test measures the amount of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in your blood. TSH is produced by the pituitary gland and tells the thyroid gland to make and release the hormones thyroxine ...Read more