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Why Does Hypothyroidism Cause Low Gastrin Level
What would cause a low T3 (liothyronine) level but normal TSH and T4 levels? Would that be considered hypothyroidism?
Birth control pills: If your TSH is normal you are not hypothyroid. T4 is converted to t3 (liothyronine) in your cells. The blood test measures t3 (liothyronine) that is bound to a protein in your blood and the active form of t3 (liothyronine). If you have too much or too little of the protein it can change the value of t3 (liothyronine). Birth control pills as well as other meds can effect the value. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck. Its role is to make thyroid hormones, which control the way cells use energy. Hyperthyroidism results when the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more
Is low estrogen a symptom of hypothyroidism? Does hypothyroidism cause low estrogen or vice versa?
Hemoglobin 12, ferritin 7. 41 year old female. Hysterectomy 9 years ago. What could cause the low ferritin? Other medical conditions: hypothyroid, dia
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