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Diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Is it dangerous? Treatment?

Hi i just recently came from india to Ca.there i checked the thyriod test for simply it was only intial stage 10.1 something and here i checked thyriod test my blood reports came nd doctor said it increased to 70 hypothyriod with in 2 there any dangerous to worrying like a hell.please help rekha
Asked On : Tue, 11 Sep 2012
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Hi thanks for your question on HCM,you have been diagnosed as hypothyroidism,there is nothing to worry,you have to get replacement for you thyroid hormone all you have to do is take a tablet of thyroid hormone called as thyroxine ( to begain with 100mg,which can be reduced latter on depending on your thyroid response) daily for rest of your life,it is not going to cause you any problem
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