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Why and how can a person have high thyroid antibodies (hashimotos), hypothyroid symptoms but normal tsh, T3 (liothyronine) and t4? How does the body pull this off?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: It tells you that:

Symptoms of hypothyroid are common in other disease states-ie: are non-specific.
And antibodies can be present but not injure thyroid enough to increase or decrease thyroid hormone release see md to find out cause of your symptoms.

In brief: It tells you that:

Symptoms of hypothyroid are common in other disease states-ie: are non-specific.
And antibodies can be present but not injure thyroid enough to increase or decrease thyroid hormone release see md to find out cause of your symptoms.
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