High biotin doses may interfere with some SERUM blood tests, e.g. thyroid, anaemia. Those on Ibrutinib please note!
[ u]Biotin supplements are commonly taken to reduce nail splitting for those on Ibrutinib therapy and it is regularly taken for other reasons...
Still feeling very unwell
I made a post a few days ago due to the fact I had recently become more unwell and wondered if anyone can help regarding my appointment tomor...
Alivecor/Kardia Mobile ECG Monitor?
I am still waiting for full investigations, but since being diagnoised I have been hospitalised twice in the last 2 weeks ( 2 nights each tim...
Following my previous post about my symptoms, and recommended to post my results from the next thyroid test.
Following advice on one of my posts, I sent an email to my doctor for the history of my thyroid test results. Got an appointment for the thyr...
Left sided heart failure and Vasculitis. Anyone else been diagnosed with this ?
I was diagnosed with WG over 17 years ago with Saddle nose deformity and I have chronic kidney failure too. Today I attended a cardiac appoin...
Blood tests vs symptoms - am I superhuman (biochemically speaking)? [warning, long]
No lipids/cholesterol - which has been on a steady rise over the last 18 months, but did get Vit B12, Vit D, Iron and Ferritin and Folate and...
New study suggests don't wait to ablate
Once AF has been present a long time, especially in patients with persistent AF, " there is a lot of remodeling, scar formation, and fibrosis...
Hypothyroidism and its rapid correction alter cardiac remodeling
Author information Abstract The cardiovascular effects of mild and overt thyroid disease include a vast array of pathological changes. Howeve...
PLEASE HELP! Chest pain for over 2 years and Doctors cant find out why.
Im so desperate for any and all help in this, I really can't do this anymore and Doctors don't know whys worng. Here has been my last 2 years...
I am Uncle Paulie!
But as a new ambassador for the C25K brand, I felt I needed to be a more responsible and upbeat consumer....
Still away to go
Hi everyone .... went to see my rheumy yesterday and she doesnt think my ra and lung probs are linked....
Im currently on antibiotics and 15mg steroids until i see consultant on 4 th feb. Im still very breathless and chest feels like big elephants...
Having a blood test next Friday one of the things on the request is BNP. I looked this up and read about it on Wikipedia
Apparently it's been in use since 2002 . I can't fit any of the Categories to me....
Whats your advice
As some of you know im waiting fof second opinion which is 4th feb ... i was at gp on mon and im on maintanence antib and steroids ......
please help im scared, recieved this letter
Furthur to previous corrospondence, miss watson has now had an echocardiogram, the study was a bit difficult as Nichola was noticed to be ver...
Could I have some help with my blood test results.
Hi just picked up my lastest blood results. need to speak to the doctor again but would appreciate some input....
my cardiologist appointment!
As some are aware my heart scan came back as minor left and right ventricular inpairement and I had to have a bnp test which although came ba...
please help with my test results, im very anxious!
Obviously my bnp is more than it should be, i have read that a thyroid disease can elevate this, am i right?...
T4/T3 combination therapy in hypothyroidism seems to have more metabolic effects than the T4 monotherapy
Perhaps surprisingly, they equated 20 mcg of Liothyronine to 50 mcg levothyroxine. Hypothesis: Peripheral tissue might also be stimulated dur...
help with whats next?
So i posted my latest thyroid panel results and clearly my tsh is rising everytime well my t4 is low but in range, i have my bnp, selenuim, a...
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