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Could fatigue, anxiety and weight gain be due to abnormal thyroid antibodies?

I have an appointment with an endocrinologist this thursday for abnormal thyroid antibodies. I have fatigue, anxiety, weight gain, muscle stiffness/pain,joint pain, foot pain, headaches, difficulty swallowing, sob, dry eyes, sharp pain from ears to neck, swollen front of neck, swollen glands, no short term memory, palpitations, tachycardia ect.. labs : Test Result* Ref. Range T4 11.2* 4.5-12.0 T4(free) 1.47* 0.82-1.77 T3 176* 71-180 T3(free) 4.1* 2.0-4.4 TSH 0.41* 0.450-4.50 Thyroid Peroxidase Ab 94* 0-34 Antithyroglobulin Ab 2152* 0-40 Thyroid Stim Immunoglobulin 175* 0-139
Fri, 26 Jul 2019
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response

Yes, for sure, as any kind of thyroid function could cause fatigue, weight gain, anorexia. From your lab results, I can see that you suffer from it.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Salah Saad Shoman, Internal Medicine Specialist
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