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... and thyroid antibodies tested in addition to the normal panel. They are not usually done but are necessary for a comprehensive view. ... (10 replies)
... In addition to high testosterone, I have elevated DHEA levels too. ... (10 replies)
... Just like you I have obvious thyroid symptoms. I also have TSH, T3 and T4 within range. I even have high DHEA combined with high cortisol. ... (1 replies)

What is DHEA?
May 2, 2008
... DHEA is produced by the adrenal glands in conjunction with cortisol. ... (2 replies)
... In men I look for TSH around 2 if thyroid is healthy and women around 1. Free T4 I look for in the top of the range and free T3 in the upper 3rd of the range. Your tests look to me like you are secondary hypothyroid. An osteopath helped me when 2 endos said I was fine. ... (5 replies)
Candidia?
Feb 25, 2009
... Thank you, I do have those tested yearly, my next appt. is in June so I will make sure to look at all my results closer this time. ... (21 replies)
Candidia?
Feb 24, 2009
... There is some evidence that high DHEA is associated with early mortality in women. You should probably have your blood tested for DHEAS, just to be sure your levels are not too high. ... (21 replies)
... You should have your DHEAS blood levels tested. Research has shown that both low and high DHEAS may be bad for women interms of early mortality. ... (10 replies)
... I want to first off send my sympathy to you and all your countrymen and women there in the UK regarding the recent bombings in London. I know that in the US we are praying for all of you and keeping you close in our thoughts. ... (5 replies)
DHEA problems?
May 3, 2005
... I'm seeing a local MD who specializes in alternative approaches for my adrenal problem. He also touts himself as a thyroid expert. ... (20 replies)
DHEA problems?
May 3, 2005
... Like you, I also have had a stressful life and always took pride in the fact that i could handle everything. I was always so calm. ... (20 replies)
New to the Board
Jun 20, 2013
... cos its a hormone produced in the adrenal gland, but men also produce some of it in the testes so theoretically you are still producing at least some. ... (4 replies)
... I haven't figured out why secondaries get the low renin which is an enzyme make in the kidneys. ... (8 replies)
... Keep in mind these are my opinions and I'm not a doctor. ... (7 replies)
... story short, about four years ago I had a terrible run that lasted about two years. It began with cystic acne that scarred me, where I turned to Accutane, which in turn left me with almost every possible side affect on the back of that package. ... (8 replies)
... A specific protein substance that is produced by plasma cells to aid in fighting infection. ... (5 replies)
... and more than anyone that I know with addisons. That is a tremendous amount of meds. I think your also on a very high amount of prednisone too though. Dont quote me on that though as I have never taken pred. I take dexamethesone. ... (4 replies)




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