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I am trying to figure out my results. I had toatl thyroid…

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I am trying to figure out my results. I had toatl thyroid removed on August 25. Am now taking 175 mg of levo. My new results are;

Doctor's Assistant: Any recent weight loss/gain? Are you excessively thirsty?

TSH .021 T$ 14.1 and T# *****

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Sorry T3 14.1 and T4 43.8 and I have lost 30 pounds since August

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Ok. Your dose of thyroid med is slightly too high. It should be lowered

Your TSH is low. This indicates high thyroid. It is the opposite

If the TSH is high that is low thyroid

that is why you are losing weight. Your thyroid is too high

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