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Hypothyroidism and concern about periodical blood test - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   good evening
User :   good evening
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   i am taking tablets from feb 2008 for thyroid pblm
Doctor :   ok
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User :   how periodicaaly shud i undergo blood test
Doctor :   once in 6months atleast
User :   35, female, xxxxx,married, 72, 5.5, yes
Doctor :   u need to follow with endocrinologist with blood reports
Doctor :   blood test reports
User :   at present am under advise of gynaecologist
User :   is this curabnle
Doctor :   could u specify what thyroid problem u have
User :   hypo thyroid
User :   i was suffering from breast pain due to this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   here is no cure for hypothyroidism
User :   in the sense
Doctor :   there is no cure for hypothyroidism sorry
User :   shud i consume tablets lifeling?
User :   sorry lifelong?
Doctor :   there are exceptions many patients with viral thyroiditis have their thyroid function return to normal
Doctor :   if it is due to viral infection, it will get resolved
Doctor :   Hypothyroidism may become more or less severe and your dose of thyroxine may need to change over timeDoctor :   most of the time yes
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :   HI
User :   gud evening
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