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I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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Your TSH level is on the lower end of normal range.
This also may suggest hyperthyroidism.
Free T4 and T3 levels should be checked.
These are thyroid hormone levels by themselves.
They will likely be elevated in case of hyperthyroidism.
Also a radio iodin uptake study of the thyroid gland will show any hyperactive thyroid gland.
Ok, I was thinking the same thing because I don't really know what else could cause the symptoms.
your symptoms are very suggestive of hyperthyroidism.
You should better see an endocrinologist.
I was actually disappointed when he said it wouldn't because I was hoping that I found something to explain everything and could finally start working towards feeling better.
Dealing with doctors in the military can be... difficult to say the least.
I understand your disappointment .
But the above tests will confirm
Ok... now all I have to do is convince the doctor to order the tests.
Thank you for your assistance.
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