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Is there a home test that i can use to check my thyroid (tsh, t3, (liothyronine) t4)?

Is there a home test that i can use to check my thyroid (tsh, t3, (liothyronine) t4)?

Not aware of: I am not aware of any home tests that give you the sensitivity you would/should want by obtaining a serum blood test ordered by a provider to check and or follow your thyroid levels. Best wishes. ...Read more

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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


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How accurate are home test kits for mrsa?

How accurate are home test kits for mrsa?

MRSA: As with many home tests errors can occur, if you feel you actively have an MRSA infection or you are a carrier please discuss this with your physician. ...Read more

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What would experts say about accuracy of the HIV home test kit?

What would experts say about accuracy of the HIV home test kit?

Pretty good : Roughly 92% accuracy. http://m.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/07/this-at-home-hiv-test-looks-simple-but-is-it-accurate/259558/.

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Nurse called for blood test results (CBC,tsh,b12) but I wasn't home.she told my mom it could wait for my appointment in 2 weeks.That means not urgent?

Nurse called for blood test results (CBC,tsh,b12) but I wasn't home.she told my mom it could wait for my appointment in 2 weeks.That means not urgent?

Sounds like it: In the grand scheme of things, 2 weeks means not urgent. Of course, if one has any worrisome concerns or questions, one should contact her doctor sooner. ...Read more

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Hello, 43 years old. my last menstrual was 60days ago.Home pregnancy test is negativ. Blood test result tsh 1.54 e2 516 fsh 11.7 lh 36.1. HELP please.

Hello, 43 years old. my last menstrual was 60days ago.Home pregnancy test is negativ. Blood test result tsh 1.54 e2 516 fsh 11.7 lh 36.1. HELP please.

Age: Your age is the limiting factor in achieving your pregnancy. The ovarian reserve is significantly reduced and your odds of successfully becoming pregnant is low. Recommend seeing a fertility specialist to optimize fertility. best wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Can you mix two drops of blood for STD home test kit? If negative, both are negative, if positive, one is..Save money this way.

Can you mix two drops of blood for STD home test kit? If negative, both are negative, if positive, one is..Save money this way.

No, used as advised: Do not try altering the method of testing as advised so to assure its accuracy. For potentially saving money, please take time to peruse the lists on the corresponding BUTTON on the left side of HOME of www.ForMeFirst.com & articles listed on http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter.html & http://formefirst.com/eMagicPowerUHL.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to live a realistic long happy life. ...Read more

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Can do blood hCG test at home through pregnancy test kit? Is this possible

Can do blood hCG test at home through pregnancy test kit? Is this possible

Just do urine test: Home urine pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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Tthyroid test results tsh 1.42 ft4 15 what do these results mean?

Is FT4 correct?: Your TSH appears normal. Did you have a typp with the ft4, as a value of 15 is an order of magnitude too high. 1.5 would be normal. Another possibility is that the 15 is a T4 not a ft4. Either way, it's hard to tell but probably normal. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a false positive TSH test result caused by stress if your TSH was 11.13?

Is it possible to get a false positive TSH test result caused by stress if your TSH was 11.13?

Complex: Hi. It's unlikely "stress" can give a false positive TSH elevation, but "stress" comes in multiple flavors. If a person is severely ill (usually ICU-tpye ill or at least hospitalized), an adaptive response (unfortunately) called "euthyroid sick syndrome" can show a TSH elevation in that range during a phase of the condition. Only in a case like that. Stress like a final exam next week? No. ...Read more

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