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Uric Acid Tsh
Dear Dr.I'm 42 yr male TSH 8.97,cholesterol 218 and uric acid 7.49 Hemoglobin 15.1 pls suggest medine and cure please?
Meds: The four medicines you noted need more care! YOU MUST SEE YOUR DOCTOR ASAP! ...Read more
My wife's alkaline phosphate level is 116, bilirubin direct is .22, TSH is 6.36, total T3 (liothyronine) 125, total T4 10.5, iron 55.88, uric acid 7.4, please advice me?
55 year old lady has pain in both legs for 30 years.crp,esr,ra-,tsh,hba1c,albumin,uric acid normal.colour doppler and eco required or it is idiopathic?
Who knows: The symptoms are too vague to offer a specific cause. See a rheumatologist. ...Read more
Diabetes since15 years hypothyroid since 8 years now at menopause hba1c is 6.3 TSH is 3.4but triglisrides are 260 &uric acid is2.6 how to improve ?
Healthy Life Style: Good balanced diet and exercise routine. Yoga and swimming are excellent exercises because it does not put any stress on the joints. Continue with your medications. Talk to your primary care physicia and ask him for a referral to a nutritionist. Weight control is very important inpatients with diabetes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
42 yr male having TSH 8.97 with T3 T4 normal,colestral 218 and uric acid 7.49 feeling nothing wrong besides total alopecia.Advise treatment pleas?
Total alopecia: This is not alopecia from hypothyroidism. Chances are it's alopecia areata. This is famously untreatable, but you have the option of turning into an actual "major plus" by getting into really good physical shape. Nothing looks better than a totally-smooth, fit man. I have two friends, one a physician, who have this -- both consider it an asset. Best wishes. ...Read more
I just had some labs run and here are my abnormal results (I'm overweight and 39): cholesterol = 225 (genetic high chol), LDL = 123, triglycerides = 300, uric acid = 7.9, creatinine, serum = 1.05, Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy = 24.4, TSH = 4.3, Thyroxine (T4)
Lose Weight!: 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 biggest abnormality is excessive weight. If you lose weight through exercise and diet the elevated LDL and triglycerides are likely to correct themselves. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Do you have gout? Does it run in your family? If both answers no, then not a lot to worry about unless crazy-high value (that's a medical term). If yes to either or both questions, then should talk to your dr, as can predispose to gout flares / make them worse. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No you need treat!: Elevated uric acid can lead to "gouty nephropathy, " over years. Hyperuricemia is also an independent risk factor heart disease. Even without gout, i believe evidence is sound that uric acid levels should be lowered to 6 mg/dl. By the way gout itself is the result of chronic elevated ua. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Uric acid: Question not clear . Uric acid levels can be brought down by uric acid lowering drugs, eliminating food rich in uric acid such as red meat and avoiding alcohol. Uric acid can be high due to medical conditions, high production of uric acid related to various diseases and status of kidneys. Medications are chosen based on over all medical condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not for prevention: We need uric acid but High levels of uric acid is called hyperuricemia and can lead to gout.Diet wise High intake of dietary purine, high-fructose corn syrup, and table sugar can cause increased uric acid.Serum uric acid can be elevated due to reduced excretion by the kidneys. Fasting or rapid weight loss can temporarily elevate uric acid levels.Certain drugs, such as thiazide diuretics, can incr. ...Read more