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... hello all, i often here everyone talking about free t3 as the king measurement and yet no one really talks about optimal total t3 levels. ... (0 replies)
... savvy MD knows that TSH above 3 is rarely okay, and he knows that more than TSH has to be monitored during treatment. ... (4 replies)
Thyroid Question
Jan 7, 2015
... I suspect her result is going to fall near the lower end of the range meaning she is unlikely to be hyperthyroid which is what I'll assume you suspect. If the FT4 is indeed on the low end then I'd tend to agree with your doctor. ... (7 replies)

... normal T4 levels get diagnosed and do well with supplemental thyroid hormone treatment. ... (3 replies)
... The Total T4 range is 5. ... (3 replies)
... First a little explanation of your testing and what is better tested. ... (4 replies)
... I'm so lost and don't know what else to do. I've been dealing with mental symptoms as well as mental symptoms. My labs are so confusing, so I really don't know where to pin point the symptoms. ... (22 replies)
... I asked for the thyroid test because my hair is very dry and brittle and I'm experiencing some hair loss. I'm also tired all the time despite having well above normal Iron and Vitamin D levels. ... (5 replies)
... Of all the results you posted, only the free T4 is very useful but not without at least a TSH to see their relationship and what it might mean in your case. Did you have blood work before that might have included a TSH level? ... (5 replies)
... m 48 years old, pretty fit and healthy, always exercised and loved working out since I was in my 20's, always ate pretty well and never really had to worry about what I ate. Fast forward about 2 years ago when I gradually started adding a few pounds. ... (4 replies)
... and my TSH as always was normal but my T4 was like 16.5 high and my T3 was 26 low. My cortisol level has also been a 23 which is elevated. ... (6 replies)
... When it got to the point i could hardly get out of bed and felt like i was in a daze for the first few hours of the day, i decided to go see my GP. This was about 18 months ago. ... (1 replies)
... menopausal women. I'm stumped why a TSH wasn't ordered. Without it, there is no context for the other results. ... (5 replies)
... I had a short bout with Hashimoto's when I was 18. I took a low dose of synthroid for a year. All of my bloodwork since that time has been perfect. I am now 26. ... (3 replies)
... You can see how very low in the range your T3 is. Your FT4 is in a very good place and would be optimal for many people. Clearly, your body does not convert T4 to T3 very well. So your endo's plan for Synthroid to "take care" of both is plain stupid. ... (6 replies)
... All blood tests, neck ultrasound is normal except TSH is low. ... (0 replies)
... I also have a normal TSH but low Free T4. Haven't nailed down exactly what type of thyroid issue I have but strangely I feel Hyper. Low T4 usually indicates Hypo. ... (1 replies)
... I don't know how much my free T4 has changed though. I did get all of the standard thyroid blood work done, but I never received a copy of it, so I only know the two results I got over the phone. I am assuming that means everything else is within range except my free T4. ... (11 replies)
... Actually, I am going to an endocrinologist in Portland who specializes in pituitary issues. She is supposed to be one of the best in the country. Unfortunately, with all my hormones it is a secondary problem. ... (10 replies)
... that the selenium can help conversion of T4 to T3 but maybe I'm mistaken. It can't hurt to give it a try. ... (2 replies)

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