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Tsh Test To Determine Pregnancy
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
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
Hi dr, my wife id 20 week pregnancy and on 18th week dr, asked for TSH test and ths level is 3.6. She put some extra weight approx 7-8 kg with in 18?
My TSH is 6.2 my pregnancy test is positive. So I am one month pregnant but little worried my TSH will affect development of baby. Going to doc soon?
Usually I have 35 day cycle, now I'm 5 days late, when should I take a pregnancy test, also I have hypothyroid tsh-2.64 when I tested on nov14?
My wife aging 31 has thyroid problem. Tsh test result is 56.9. What's the best medicine for this? We're planning for kids. Will it affect pregnancy?
Thyroid hormone: Your wife's thyroid is clearly failing. She needs to be on thyroid hormone (synthroid (thyroxine) or equivalent). This is a simple and safe medication to correct the thyroid levels. It is essential that this be corrected before pregnancy and that the levels are monitored during the pregnancy to make sure that they remain normal. ...Read more
Am 6 weeks pregnant with subclinical hypothyriodsm using 25 g I test before pregnancy my TSH 2 and now its 3.27 should I increase the dosage to 50?
NO: Check with the doctor treating the thyroid problem and be sure to let them know you are pregnant. Also contact your OB provider. Do not increase your dose on your own! ...Read more
Tsh 4.0 taking levothyroxine75 is it safe to take 7week pregnant thyroid other test border line low dr said we don't look TSH we look freet4 in pregnancy?
On75mcg synthroid (thyroxine).Y TSH levels of 4.57 (fT41.2) after a 3-4 wk chemical pregnancy hv reduced to 0.25 wit free T4 1.8.Did test 8 days after miscarryin?
Hypothyroid.: If I read your statement correctly, and I'm not sure I do, you are still hypothyroid and need to stay on the higher dose. Your numbers are somewhat confusing, but with your TSH still elevated at 4.57 on 75 mcg of Synthyroid you are not corrected and should not go down despite whatever the free T4 level is. In fact if you were my patient I would have increased your dose. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My pregnancy test s weak positive and my hormonal assay s TSH 2.11uiu/ml. ...Am I pregnant or not?
How hard is it to conceive if I have a TSH level of 5.69? My period is 10 days late. I took a pregnancy test but it was negative.
Which blood tests/physicals should I take to prepare for future pregnancy? I am 34/f. I have normal TSH thyroid due to 25 mcg of levothyroxine.
Last week I had a miscarriage at 5 weeks pregnancy. Did a thyroid test and result is 2.45 tsh. Is that normal? Dr told me it is little high. Advise please
Target TSH: My condolences on the miscarruage. Generally speaking, the target TSH while pregnant is. ...Read more
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.
Period 2days late. Always regular. Have cramps on and off. Today its more intense than yesterday. Pregnancy tests negative. Had cold 2wks ago. Tsh normal, just checked. What it could be? Already scheduled appt with ob gyn, but very worried cant wait til appt
Can thyroid disorder make me exosted during pregnancy. I'm 25 weeks and just got my test result TSH low 0.29and T4 13.1and T3 (liothyronine) 198 high.
Consider followup: Based on the results you reported, you are actually hyperthyroid. If you are on thyroid replacement, you are likely overreplaced. However, it may be limited to interpret the labs accurately if you are take Cytomel (liothyronine) or T3 preparations. Your exhaustion is unlikely to be related to your current thyroid levels. Hypothyroid may make someone fatigue but hyperthyroid state does not. ...Read more
In case of negative pregnancy test and normal T3 (liothyronine) T4 TSH, BSL and Hemogram test, how long is it safe to wait for the periods without taking primolut.
Check it out: Ask your doc. They know your history and would know how long is best to wait. ...Read more