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Blood work: TSH of 4.01 (one year ago blood work yielded a

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Blood work: TSH of 4.01 (one year ago blood work yielded a .90) and CPK of almost 700. bilateral ankle pain with swelling. Could I be hypothyroid? Lupus/Rheumatoid negative
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

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Your TSH is above 3 and hence you may be hypothyroid.

Free T4 level should be checked as well.

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