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... So what happens when you have an elevated TPO AB? ... (7 replies)
... TPO AB = Thyroid peroxidase antibody, sometimes written as anti-TPO Ab. High TPO Ab is seen in autoimmune thyroid disease; Hashimoto's Thyroiditis (hypo) and Graves Disease (hyper). (7 replies)
... I'm looking at the labs and see that the Anti TPO Ab is 457. ... (2 replies)

... what Elevated TPO AB means? ... (7 replies)
... By the way, here is the name for TPO ab Antibodies, THYROID PEROXIDASE ANTIBODIES, they are found in graves disease and hashimotos disease, both auto-immune thyroid diseases. These antibodies attack your thryoid and cause it to fail. Go to the thyroid forum on this site for info. Good luck. (2 replies)
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May 11, 2009
... see that the Anti TPO Ab is 457. ... (3 replies)
... Auto-immune means your confused immune system is attacking your thyroid as if it were an invading virus or bacteria. No one knows why this happens, though it can run in families. (other autoimmune diseases attack in other places - like in rheumatoid arthritis the immune system attacks the joints) Treatment depends on what illness you have, Hashi's or Graves. In Hashi's is... (7 replies)
... Just like you, I have been searching for answers forever. I have Anti TPO Antibodies at 553 and this is Hashimoto's Disease in the flesh! ... (2 replies)
... Hi Mitziart, You might want to get your Tpo Ab checked. I have Hashimotos disease and it can attack the joints as well as the thyroid. Have you had your thyroid levels checked? ... (3 replies)
... Some doctors only test TSH. You also want to get FT4, FT3, TPO and TG antibodies tested. ... (10 replies)
... my thyroid function blood test result T3 96, T4 9.0, TSH 1.220 but my TPO ab shown 2799 High. ... (1 replies)
... He seems to feel anything under 3 is normal and my TPO AB isn't anything to be concerned about. He just said 'Well, that just confirms what we already know. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you so very much for your input. That is why I wrote this thread, it sounded crazy to me as well. Do you know anywhere on the Internet that I can locate resources to prove my levels do require medication? I can get another Endo but I would like to educate this one as to why I am leaving first. He didn't seem at all concerned by my TPO AB levels (3021)...and stated that... (6 replies)
... My TPO AB is 3021 and my TSH is 2.27....I was in remission, started feeling hypo and started back on my Synthroid. ... (6 replies)
... So, is the water weight on a cellular level or interstitial tissue or ??? Why do you get so puffy when you are Hypo? I have read many blogs regarding this but I am not quite sure where it comes from? You tend to think of kidneys when you have extra fluid, but apparently not in this case. I understand hormones regulate many things in our body but this weight thing when Hypo is... (7 replies)
... Your antibodies will probably decrease your first year on thyroid replacement. You will lose weight, 5 to 10 lbs of water weight will come off fast. I started Levothyroxine (generic synthroid) in Feb of this year and I've lost about 15lbs and hope to lose 15 more. (haven't been trying lately - we have halloween candy in the house:p) Six weeks after starting therapy they... (7 replies)
... WOW...thank you so much, you are very knowledgeable and I appreciate the insight. Just have a few more questions, if I might? If I am Hypo and take a Thyroid hormone replacement will my antibodies decrease once I reach a therapeutic level? Will you loose the weight you have gained during the undiagnosed hypo stage? Eventually, once your levels are stable do all the symptoms... (7 replies)
... Check out the Thyroid board. You probably are fighting an autoimmune thyroid disease. tup (7 replies)

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