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Elevated thyroid value - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi sir
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   recently i made thyroid test and tsh is 8.48 is it ok
User :   or i need to show doctor
Doctor :  
ok
User :   please advice me what i should do
Doctor :  
i will help you in this
Doctor :  
please provide age, gender and location
User :   i m 26/f/
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
normal TSH levels are between 0.5-6 uU/ml
Doctor :  
so according to this range
Doctor :  
yours is elevated
Doctor :  
and it is suggested that you show the report to doctor
Doctor :  
may i ask what symptoms you had for which you took the test?
User :   i showed to one doctor and he said me to take tablet for lifelong
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i don't have any such symptoms but i have gained weight so aome said me to have this test
Doctor :  
could you tell me your T3 and T4 levles also?
Doctor :  
ok
User :   t3 is 1.17
User :   t4 is 10.20
Doctor :  
did you have only weight gain or other symptoms like restlessness, palpitations, menstrual irregularities?

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