Pain back, leg and hand after C-section. Have hypothyroid
Dear Sir, my wife is suffering from Pain in back ,leg and hand and also in joints since eight months after cesarean delivery. some test has been done like calcium , Urice acid ,orthoritest and MRI but all report are normal. but since two months she is suffering Hypothyroid . she taken treatment lot of doctor as physician,ortho, and nero. but their is no relief in pain. please tell me what is the causes of pain. and suggest me.
Pain in hypothyroid patients is due to myopathy. Myopathy is disease of the muscle and it can cause severe thigh and calf pain. So I think that her thyroid is not under control and that is the cause of the her pain. Can you send me her T3 ,T4 ,TSh level as till they are not normal for 3 months her pain is going to stay.
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