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Hyperthyroidism and Heredity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   How can I help ?
User :   hell
User :   hello
User :   Sir, My mother has hyperthyroidism
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   is it a genetic disorder..
Doctor :   No there is also a Genetic influence but is Multifactorial inheritance
User :   because im 22 and am eating good food and am not able to gain weight at all..
User :   im 55 kg and 168 cm tall
User :   and i feel i salivate more
Doctor :   There are many causes to it there is nothing to be bothered with regard to Hypothyroidism
User :   do u recommend me to take a test
Doctor :   you only will need to get the
User :   its hyper
Doctor :   Blood test done to rule it out.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Yes Hyperthyroidism Will have these Features along with oothers too.
User :   thanks then
Doctor :   you are Welcome.
Doctor :   Bye for now
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