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Tsh tests between 18 and 25. Over 8 months. T3 (liothyronine) and t4 good. Could there be underlying cause? Total thyroid removal 2014. Doc increased thyroxine

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Dr. Vinod Lala
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Increase thyroxine

As you have total thyroid removal , you need Thyroxine as replacement, Dose need to be adjusted based on TSH level, which is preferred to be 0.
4 - 2.5. Celiac disease and IBS may cause variability in absorption of Thyroxine.

In brief: Increase thyroxine

As you have total thyroid removal , you need Thyroxine as replacement, Dose need to be adjusted based on TSH level, which is preferred to be 0.
4 - 2.5. Celiac disease and IBS may cause variability in absorption of Thyroxine.
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