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Weak Chin Symptoms
Is this hyperthyroidism?
Symptoms include: insomnia, weight loss, eczema-chin, hunger, tsh: 1.51, strong tremors, anxiety, polyuria, weak upper str.
Probably Not: If your TSH is 1.51, then you are not hyperthyroid. I would see your doctor and ask him to evaluate you in person - he will probably want to order labs to rule out diabetes, which can cause weight loss and polyuria. If you have underlying anxiety, that can cause your tremors and insomnia. Find a doctor you are comfortable with and make an appt. ...Read more
Little experience: Weakness in personality is not a meaningful concept to most mental health professionals. One reason for this is that people have unique personalities. Out of say 24 character strengths, one person would have one set of top strengths and another person would have different strengths ranked highest. No one can be strong in every area. "weakness" generally reflects a lack of experience. ...Read more
Possibly: There are many different causes of shock, and any organ system in the body can be affected. Mental status changes (often as a result of low blood pressure) are common. Some patients in shock are completely awake & alert, but many patients are lethargic and/or delirious, or even comatose. ...Read more
Nebulous term: Kidney weakness is a nebulous term. You may be referring to some type of renal insufficiency or renal disease. The kidneys can funciton poorly due to many kinds of insult or illness. Urinary stream has nothing to do with "kidney weakness". That is a function of bladder contraction, prostate size and many others. Kidney function is a measure of blood and urine testing. ...Read more
Giving way: Weak knees tend to give way. Giving way episode can cause damage to both the knee and potentially other body parts if you fall. A comprehensive lower extremity strengthening program should help as long as you do not have any underlying medical condition that is causing muscular weakness. ...Read more
If a motor nerve is compressed would it manifest any pain symptoms or is weakness the only symptom?
I do not have a spleen. I have a temp of 100.8 and am very weak. I do not have any other symptoms. Should i go see my dr?
Sepsis: Yes, patients with out spleen (splenectomized) have higher risk of acquiring certain infections. If you are not feeling well, better to have you checked by a health care provider. ...Read more