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Old 01-08-2010, 02:30 PM   #1
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my test results


tsh 1.36
t3 30 (percent i think he said)
t4 8.8

my doctor wanted to check my tyroid levels due to the sypmtoms i have been suffering from
i have frequent chest pains, high pulse,( my resting pulse rate was at 125) and when i get these chest pains it goes up to (182) or higher, anxiety, nausea, fatigue, yet restless at night when going to bed, hot spells and flashes, diarrea, joint pain i have been reading and i think that even though my levels were normal i still beleive that i might have a problem with my tyroid i have every sign and symptom of hypertyroidism i dont know what to do my mother and i are very frustrated please help. I am also very tired all the time its so hard to get up in the morning but yet no matter how tired i feel at night i can't get to sleep. This is very agrivating and i have been sick for so long please please please help me!

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Old 01-08-2010, 03:08 PM   #2
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Re: help

Can you give us the ranges for the T3 and T4. Actually the best tests are Free T3 and Free T4, you don't have them by any chance do you?

Your TSH is pretty high for being hyper, have you had your antibodies tested for Hashimoto's and Graves (TPO-Ab, TG-Ab and TSI)? Often labs that don't correspond to symptoms are a result of autoimmune disease.

 
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I'm not sure about ranges you refer to. The nurse said....
TSH was 1.36 and the normal range is 0.35-5.50
T3 was 30 (percent?) normal range is 20-37
T4 was 8.8 and normal range is 4.5 - 10.9

As far "free" T3 and T4 I don't know. I will get a copy of the lab results Monday to check them out. The doctor wants me to see a cardiologist for a Holter Monitor.
I forgot to mention that I also saw my gastroenterologist again per docs orders to address IBS which I was diagnosed with in 2004 but had been seemingly symptom free until all this recent intestinal problems.

 
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