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Old 01-25-2005, 07:37 AM   #1
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Please help me understand what my levels mean.

keep reading different 'norms'. Please help me understand what my levels mean.

TIA



TSH 3.170 (0.350 - 5.500)

Thyroxine (T4) Free, Direct, S

T4, Free (direct) 1.27 )0.61 - 1.76)

Triiodothyronine, Free, Serum 2.7 (2.3 - 4.2)



HGB ALC with MGB estimation

Alc 5.4 (4.5 - 5.7)

 
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Old 01-25-2005, 12:06 PM   #2
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Re: Please help me understand what my levels mean.

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Originally Posted by texanniew
keep reading different 'norms'. Please help me understand what my levels mean.

TIA



TSH 3.170 (0.350 - 5.500)

Thyroxine (T4) Free, Direct, S

T4, Free (direct) 1.27 )0.61 - 1.76)

Triiodothyronine, Free, Serum 2.7 (2.3 - 4.2)



HGB ALC with MGB estimation

Alc 5.4 (4.5 - 5.7)
Your Free T4 should be about 1.42 (70% or upper 1/3) so you are low.
The Triiodothyronine (T3) is also way too low, it should be about 3.63 (70% or upper 1/3)
And your TSH is way too high.
Are you on meds? If so its time for an increase.

 
Old 01-25-2005, 01:44 PM   #3
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Re: Please help me understand what my levels mean.

Thanks for replying.
I was just dx'd in Dec and am on .88 synthroid. I go back for a recheck Feb 3.

 
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