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Does very low TSH level affect the foetus ?

tsh level is very low and t3 and t4 level is normal but what is the effect on the baby,23,female tel the reason for above query
Fri, 20 Jan 2012
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welcome to healthcare magic. do not worry. are you taking any medicine for thyroid?(eltroxin). you can get your levels repeated after 6 to 8 weeks, get free t3, free t4 and tsh.
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