... My wildly fluctuating estrogren levels greatly impact my thyroid levels. I had a total thyroidectomy 1. ... (8 replies)
... I know that there can be tumour in pituitary gland that is causing too much TSH hormone to be made. ... (2 replies)
... Your TSH is above 2 and FT4 is around low third of the range so it is possible for you to have thyroid issue. ... (2 replies)
... y have changed. I live in Europe and test was done in different laboratory than last time 2 months ago when my results were really weird. New results were serum TSH 2. ... (2 replies)
... h issue. I left for my winter stay in AZ and the diarreah continued on the 150 mg. dosage, and I saw a dr. here last week. He ordered blood work and told me my tsh was now sitting at 0. ... (3 replies)
... she should probably take some supplemental thyroid hormone. If the TSH is fluctuating all over the place, it's important to watch the FT levels instead of TSH. ... (1 replies)
... So 2 years ago I was diagnosed as I had a TSH of 12. ... (2 replies)
... I am new here and have a question. Sorry if it has been addressed in another thread previously. Is it normal to have fluctuating TSH levels for many years? ... (0 replies)
... First time poster here needing some help please.
I'm a 33 year old male, with fluctuating TSH levels over three tests
spaced 6 weeks apart.
First one TSH- 5.68 brought to my attention by primary doctor.
second test with first endo doc.
Free T4 -.8
He also found goiter in neck (suggested... (5 replies)
... She told me to relax, take selenium and retest TSH in 1 month. ... (0 replies)
... TSH is 0.450-4.500 and T4 is 0.82-1.77. Never knew what normal range for the T3 was (2 replies)
... I've posted levels from my blood work on here before. This time my TSH was 0.201, T4 was 1.23 and T3 was 3.3. Am I still hyper? ... (2 replies)
... I have been having fluctuating TSH levels. My current level is 0.01. I had a complete thyroidectomy 8 years ago. Can these low level become serious? ... (1 replies)
... I know that Hashi's disease can have fluctuating tsh like this.With a tsh of over 3 you were probably hypothyroid at one time.Do you feel well? ... (20 replies)
... Don't wait for another year to be tested again. That would be ridiculous considering your fluctuating tsh levels AND the way that you feel. ... (9 replies)
... You really can't go by TSH to evaluate your condition....especially since you no longer have a thyroid. ... (7 replies)
... I have not been able to go to my doctor due to the fact that I don't have insurance, but I did call and I can tell you that my tsh is 0.170 and I have no thyroid. I am anxious and not able to sleep. I have diarrhea a lot also. ... (7 replies)
... So many doctors make the mistake of looking at TSH for dosing decisions and I think you now understand why that is a recipe for disaster. ... (7 replies)
... What an answered prayer! Thank you so much for responding, and so quickly. I am taking synthroid and needed and had a dose increase several months ago and just had labs again and needed a decrease this time!!!! I don't have my lab numbers on me right now, but I can tell you he took me from 137 mcgs to 150 and back to 137 again. I am pretty sure he is just running tsh. I have... (7 replies)
... Your HPT (hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid) feedback loop was interrupted by the removal of your thyroid.
So, looking at your TSH (pituitary hormone) really tells you nothing about the levels of thyroid hormone in your body.
Thyroid hormones basically help "run" all body systems.
Please ask your doctor to look at your actual thyroid hormone levels:
FreeT4 (T4 or... (7 replies)