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How is hypothyroidism diagnosed?

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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Blood test

By measuring your thyroid levels along with TSH your physician can have enough data to rule in or rule out hypothyroidism.
If your family history is positive for thyroid disease, you may ask for thyroid antibodies to be checked as well.

In brief: Blood test

By measuring your thyroid levels along with TSH your physician can have enough data to rule in or rule out hypothyroidism.
If your family history is positive for thyroid disease, you may ask for thyroid antibodies to be checked as well.
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Lab work

You can diagnose hypothyroid by the combination of symptoms, physical signs, and most importantly, lab works.

In brief: Lab work

You can diagnose hypothyroid by the combination of symptoms, physical signs, and most importantly, lab works.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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