Did they remove all of his thyroid and why? If my TSh is 5 I start feeling like a bad case of the flu! He should address this with his Doc. That to me is too high but I guess it also depends on his other numbers.
Please, please, tell your brother to get another opinion - or more if he must, because his MD is wrong, according to the American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists. They say that a TSH that high deserves medication. Here are some URLs you can look up for more information...
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