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I feel like I have hypothyroidism but my tests came back…

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I feel like I have hypothyroidism but my tests came back good meaning I don’t have it but i feel like I do

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Tired/fatigue loss of memory , small penis , no facial hair

Doctor's Assistant: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this?

Yes

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

I’m 20 years old 5’6 120 lbs , and when I was about 9 years old I may have messed up my pituitary gland from hitting my head which required stitches

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Hi.
Welcome to just answer. I am here to answer questions for education and information. I will respond shortly with an answer, or a question for you

What is your TSH value?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Not 100% sure but I believe it was 1.7 or something , but I know that my doctor said it was normal
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 3 months ago

1.7 is normal

So what is your question exactly?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
What else can cause the symptoms that I am having ?
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 3 months ago

I will opt out for another expert to help you

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Hello. This is Dr. Love.

There are many other disorders that can cause symptoms similar to thyroid disease. Other possible hormonal problems include low testosterone (hypogonadism) or adrenal dysfunction, and hypogonadism would be the first consideration with a small penis. It also would be appropriate to pursue evaluation for various other metabolic or inflammatory conditions. If your primary care physician is uncertain about what is causing the symptoms, then it would be appropriate to request referral to a specialist.

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