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My TSH is 5.5 and t3, (liothyronine) T4 and tpo are normal do I need medication ?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Maybe..

If you have no symptoms of hypothyroidism ( fatigue, constipation, dry skin , hair loss, we repeat tests every 3-6 m - if TSH rises, then treat if you have sx's , we would likely treat now.

In brief: Maybe..

If you have no symptoms of hypothyroidism ( fatigue, constipation, dry skin , hair loss, we repeat tests every 3-6 m - if TSH rises, then treat if you have sx's , we would likely treat now.
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine

In brief: Probably

In brief: Probably

Iodine deficiency.
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