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What do I need to know if diagnosed with hypo thyroid disease?

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Dr. Robert Dons
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Dx Low Thyroid

You need to know the basis for the diagnosis and correlate any of your symptoms with tests.
What is your TSH and free T4 level? Rate your level of fatigue on a scale of 0 [no fatigue] to 10 [max fatigue]. Read pages 554-5 from my book endocrine and metabolic tesing manual, 4th ed 2009 r.F. Dons/f. Wians available at crcpress.Com. Get to know an endocrinologist.

In brief: Dx Low Thyroid

You need to know the basis for the diagnosis and correlate any of your symptoms with tests.
What is your TSH and free T4 level? Rate your level of fatigue on a scale of 0 [no fatigue] to 10 [max fatigue]. Read pages 554-5 from my book endocrine and metabolic tesing manual, 4th ed 2009 r.F. Dons/f. Wians available at crcpress.Com. Get to know an endocrinologist.
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