Hi All, After losing around 15 pounds in weight over the past 5 weeks or so I went for a blood test. I got my results back yesterday and they...
Update - hydrocortisone during thyrotoxicosis - explanation of cortisol states on thyroid hormones.
I found an answer to my initial query, which was essentially, how do glucocorticoids both assist in the conversion of T4 to T3 while simultan...
An article from The Daily Telegraph/Thyroid and the importance on not relying on TSH test
An informative article here and quite rightly the very hard working charity Thyroid UK get a timely mention, many of us with Thyroid issues a...
Recently I've begun to put on weight, my skin is dry and scaly, my hair is brittle and breaking off and I can feel my what I believe is my th...
I have found out my thyroid is deteriorating and could hardly be found on the ultrasound. Also how does the loss of thyroid gland affect othe...
Thyroid antibodies >4000 - normal in ALL hypothyroid patients - or so the neurologist says - ????
I sent him my thyroid test results ( had to do them privately as NHS does not offer antibody tests - so says my doc ) no reply. Saw him today...
due to the problems i had with my last gp with thyroid and other issues i have now joined a private health scheme though work. would it be ad...
Not sure what to think about the Endo appointment
I went to see the endo as expected and was told from the outset that he was looking for hormone problems that may have been over looked by th...
Overactive Thyroid & Amiodarone
Hi, I have just been diagnosed with an Overactive Thyroid after losing about 16 pounds in weight in 5 weeks. My question is, is there anybody...
Please help I feel so Fed up my results have come back normal but 9 yrs ago I had overactive thyroid and had radium drink but for last 12 mon...
blood test for underactive thyroid
My daughter has all the symptoms of an under active thyroid, she has had a blood test but only a TSH number have come back and the doctor has...
Hi is there anyone out there who has or has had wilsons thyroid disorder...
I'm wondering if my lack of progress with NDT is due to:
***** Thyroid medication administered under such circumstances may lead to a temporary relief of symptoms and a slight boost in energy at fir...
My friend takes thyroid medicine for ger thyroid, the doctor uped her miligrams but my friend coughs like crazy!!...
Hyperthyroidism but normal T4
I have a goitre and although I have been told it's not too big I suffer from a constant ache in my throat and pressure like someone is trying...
Hi, I have tested positive to thyroid peroxidase antibody 212iu ml. The reference - 0 - 34 ) I can see I am way over the ideal ranges I am cu...
why do doctors look at us like we are nuts
I would like to know why doctors dont like to admitt anything about the thyroid .. its like playing a game for them ......
can anyone tell me how you know if you have a functional thyroid,or if it even works slightly,I was only told I had Hoffmans syndrome due to ...
warfarin and thyroid function
Hi my mum had half her thyroid removed many years ago, last year she was put onto warfarin to begin with her warfarin level was quiet stable,...
Full bloods for thyroid and vitamins
Where can I get full bloods for done for thyroid thyroid linked vitamins and vitamin D, thiamin, and folic. I am B12 deficient, I already kno...
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