... My shbg is elevated, my tsh is high but my ft4 and ft3 is in range but my iron is low, any idea how to reduce shbg? ... (0 replies)
... I got suspicious of the high but "in range" TSH level. I've read that TSH should be close to 1.0. I also see my Reverse T3 is high, which may be blocking the effects of free T3. ... (4 replies)
My labs came back. Here is my thyroid history so far. My doctor says that I have Graves'. He is not consistent in lab orders. What tests should he order each time? I see him next week. What is the next treatment step? I am not sure if I need an endo, but I decided to get an endo opinion. That appointment is a month from now. I plan to continue the methamizole and... (9 replies)
... this has gone the oposite way to my last results being, tsh 2.84, ft3 5.3, ft4 15.1 in march also I had 18. ... (0 replies)
... This has gone the oposite way to my last results being, tsh 2.84, ft3 5.3, ft4 15.1 same ranges with this test I done in march I had my antibodies done, 18. ... (2 replies)
... ECG, hematology, urinalysis, TSH and Free T4. ... (0 replies)
... Also, my TSH fluctuate a bit during these months. ... (8 replies)
... or extreme exercise will keep TSH artificially suppressed while slowing the conversion of T4 to T3, but that will reverse once the unhealthy lifestyle is reversed. ... (1 replies)
... The reason I am asking my doctor to do these tests is because my TSH fluctuate a lot. I have symptoms of hyper and hypothyroid in the past few months. ... (1 replies)
... 5/1/12 Results
TSH 3.07mIU/L (0.40-4.50)
Free T4 0.9ng/dL (0.8-1.8)
Free T3 2.5pg/mL (2.3-4.2)
Reverse T3 18ng/dL (11-32)
Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies <10IU/mL (<35)
TSH 2.16 mIU/L (she said she wants it below 2)
FT4 1.1 ng/dL (0.8-1.8) (10 replies)
... After these test she said that the TSH was probably wrong because she would expect me to be hypo not hyper. I'm on the heavy side. She sent me for more test. ... (7 replies)
... went to emergancy room for rapid heart rate pounding chest and flush red. they checked everything heart related but found nothing. about 8 hours later everything returned to normal heart rate, color, no more muscle cramps or pounding heart rate. Er told me to follow up with my pituatary dr. I did 2 weeks later and these are the test he ran.
FSH <0.2... (1 replies)
... Hi everyone,
I've been receiving treatment for hypothroydism for the past 4 weeks - 50 mg of Eltroxin.
My blood results were as follows (pre-meds, i'm taking the next blood test in 2 weeks):
TSH - 7.58 (lab's normal range is 0.55 to 4.78).
Free T4 - 12.45 (lab's normal range is 11.5 to 22.7).
Total T3 - 0.8 (lab's normal range is 0.92 to 2.79).
I have a few... (1 replies)
... Hi all,
I am SO FRUSTRATED and upset that I can't seem to get any answers to my health issues. I've been to 3 physicians, 2 gynecologists, 2 endocrinologists, a nutritionist, and a personal trainer and they all tell me nothing's wrong. I have been having this battle for the past 4 years. I do live with a high level of constant stress (not much I can do about that). I'm 42,... (2 replies)
... I felt great TSH of 1.41 just buried in the normal blood work so my baseline. I have always asked for a copy of my blood work. ... (4 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to the boards but I have been suffering with thyroid symptoms for many years now.
I most recently went to my doctor and received these test results:
TSH: 1.15 (0.45-4.50)
Free T4: 1.22 (0.82-1.77)
I am male and I am not aware of any one in my family with thyroid disease. So far I have not been on any meds. My symptoms include increased... (4 replies)
... I understand how and why a person experiences a high TSH but my question is what does a high TSH and a high free T3 mean. This seems contradictory and I can not seem to find any information on this combination. ... (0 replies)
... ve posted my latest results at the end of my post. He said that my TSH was a little low, but ok. ... (4 replies)
... lcium daily. I let four hours pass after I take my thyroid hormones before I take any of my calcium meds. I have not changed anything in my diet or meds and my TSH reading last week was 22.7, T3 65, FT4 0.9 and last month everything was normal, TSH 1.9, FT4 1.2, T3 90. ... (4 replies)
... Normal TSH 2. ... (8 replies)