It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Thyroid Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Reply Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-17-2012, 07:41 PM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Camads
Posts: 1
Parsch HB User
High TSH and TPO-ab and normal Free T3 and T4

So I went for an executive medical last week and they ran a ton of bloodwork. I was told that my TSH was high at 8.0 mU/L and they ran additional thyroid tests to gather more information. here are the details:

TSH = 8.0
Free T3 = 5.4 pmol/L (3.5 - 6.5)
Free T4 = 16.0 pmol/L (10.5-20.0)
TPO-Ab = 376 IU/ml (less than 35)

I was told by the physician that I have hypothyroidism but the high TPO forced him to refer me to an endo for further evaluation. I was put on a small dose of synthroid to evaluate the effects.

Is the high TPO a corcern? Perhaps Hashimoto's? I want to be well versed when I visit the endo.

Thanks

 
Reply With Quote
Reply Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
High TPO and super high TSI - hopeless? Enigma33 Thyroid Disorders 11 11-09-2011 03:31 PM
Need help with test results - High thyroid antibodies tnicolez Thyroid Disorders 5 04-19-2011 06:17 PM
High TPO - safe to get pregnant? hyper M Thyroid Disorders 4 03-10-2011 09:28 AM
high thyroid antibodies sarahjh2004 Thyroid Disorders 5 02-06-2011 10:12 AM
High TPO levels (antibodies) and wanting to get pregnant?? krysk Thyroid Disorders 4 04-20-2010 10:51 AM

Tags
hashimoto's, hypo, tpo, tsh



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Armour
Cytomel
Levothroid
Levoxyl
Potassium
  Synthroid
Tapazole
Unithroid
Xanax
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



sammy64 (668), midwest1 (631), FinnMaid (312), Reece (225), lisa789 (196), Tree Frog (80), mkgbrook (72), cd37 (56), ladybud (47), Bran'sNana (44)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (905), Titchou (848), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:01 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!