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Would an under/overactive thyroid play a role in depression?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Physicians who treat depression always screen for thyroid dysfunction because of this.

In brief: Yes

Physicians who treat depression always screen for thyroid dysfunction because of this.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Muhammad Munir
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depression thyroid

Lot if low thyroid hormone symptoms common in a depression phase tiredness sleep disturbance etc.
Some folks with depression and mood issues can have thyroid axis problems that need to be checked and treated if needed. Talk to your md or get a psych evaluation to rule out.

In brief: Depression thyroid

Lot if low thyroid hormone symptoms common in a depression phase tiredness sleep disturbance etc.
Some folks with depression and mood issues can have thyroid axis problems that need to be checked and treated if needed. Talk to your md or get a psych evaluation to rule out.
Dr. Muhammad Munir
Dr. Muhammad Munir
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