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Thyroid problem. I have been diagnosed with Hashimoto
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I am 24 years old and I suspect my thyroid is shutting down
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If my TSH is 5.100 do I have hypo-thyroid? My T4 free direct
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I just got my bloods back & the results are: TSH 1.56 Free
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I am a 28y/o male 6'0" 213lbs with lean/athletic build. At
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My tsh is13.0. On 13/08/2012 My t4 is 9.9 on 13/08/2012 My
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My husband 10 years ago was diagnosed with Hypothyroidism.
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Today I was told that I have hashiomoto's but TSH, T3, T4
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I have been diagnosed with hypothroidism. One doctor told me
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What do the following lab results mean? Thyrog. abs = 71.50
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I think i have thyroid decease because i can't lose weight
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I am 59 years of age, female. Started menopause at 50. I am
Hi. I am 59 years of age, female. Started menopause at 50. I am in great health except for mild hypertension. I watch my diet, exercise, but I have a stressed life like everyone else. But My biggest c… read more
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