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Thyroid and Parathyroid Disorders

Also known as Goitre, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, Parathyroid Disorders

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  • help with bloods?

    folks, I wonder if you can help interpret the below bloods for me to say, whether or not there is any indication of a thyroid issue?  I know they are technically within the range, but I do have many of the signs of hypothyroid....  Male, 37, generally fit and healthy, exercise regularly and...

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  • Possible Parathyroid Adenoma

    Hello, I’ve been dealing with several health issues lately which I’ve yet to get an actual diagnosis.   Electrolytes have gone up and back down to normal however the only thing to consistently stay elevated is my calcium.  We’re now looking into the PTH levels etc but I’m curious if anyone...

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  • Low Functioning Thyroid Diseases

    If you have any signs of a low functioning thyroid disease such as!!!!!!!!! Autoimmune problems,Fatigue,Sleep problems,Sugar and Carb Craving,Weight gain,Falling  Hair.And thin or Brittle Nail,Lack of libido, vaginal dryness, painful sex or menstruation,Brain fog or memory loss,depression,...

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  • HELP: please interpret -- I am so confused

    My GP doesn't seem to think this interpretation alone warrants a referral to an endocrinologist. Thoughts? I have had a sore throat for 10+ weeks, swollen lymph nodes in neck, low grade fever, fatigue, etc., strep/mono have been ruled out 2x have been treated w/ antibiotics/antivirals etc...no...

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  • thyroid nodule 1cm w microcalcification

    Hi, I'm new to this group and need some advice or anything that will help me decide on my situation! I'm schedule for partial removal right lobe of my thyroid! No findings of thyroid cancer but Endo told me there is a 15 to 30% chance. 1st biopsy no finding bec. not enough cell and 2nd biopsy...

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  • Secondary hypothyroidism?

    I developed itchy skin around my eyes 8 weeks ago followed by intermittent blurry vision, watery eyes and stuffy nose. I’m so tired all the time and can ache just going up stairs. My eyebrows are looking patchy. 3 blood tests later my TSH has dropped below normal range but T3 and 4 still in normal range...

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  • Primary hyperparathyroidism, natural treatments?

    Hello I've been diagnosed with hyperparathyroidism on Thursday 5th of November, I was wondering if anybody has had natural treatment for this please? In the meantime I'm going ahead with being put on the waiting list for an operation, I have my ultrasound scan tomorrow, Tuesday the 24th of...

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  • Low Vitamin d and Raised Calcium in blood

    i was told that my calcium has been above normal for my last 4 blood tests and now ive been told that im vitmain D defficent. i also seem to suffer almost all of the symptoms of parathyroid disease. anyone else had this ? 

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  • 24 hour urine test help? high calcium possible parathyroid

    hi, I have been sick for a very long time and recently suspected hyperparathyroidism. I got all the bloodwork but my pth serum and ionized calcium are normal. Pth is 48pg/ml serum calcium is 9.6mg/dl and ionized is 5.2mg/dl. However i urinate all the time (2-3 times and hour up to 30 times a day) and...

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  • very weak and sleepy after parathyroidectomy

    I had a parathyroid gland removed on Thursday (four days ago). The surgeon was very happy - PTH fell already during the operation and my calcium was normal when they discharged me. I have since developed pins and needles and have been taking calcium supplement. The scar itself doesn't bother me...

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  • Bowen Therapy Reviews for Thyroid

    Hello all lovely people, My wife has Hashimoto thyroid and she told me that Bowen therapy could help apart from the hormones medicines that she is taking. I was reading a post by sayhitocaz but the post seem to be closed due to inactivity.  That was 2 years back post, so I hope to get some good...

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  • Hypoparathyroid Symptoms

    Anyone have Hypoparathyroidism?  I have symptoms of it and want to hear from people that actually have it and what to tell my doctor when I see her.  Muscle spasms and 'stiffening" and tingling.  Racing heart. Blurred vision. Intermittent headaches.  Very dry skin and mouth. ...

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  • thyroid disease with normal blood tests? +infertility

    hi all. im 29. my blood tests show very low estrogens and high fsh. my thyroid tests..t3 t4 and tsh are within normal ranges. the doc is not convinced i have ovarian failure and he ordered a thyroid scan which i did, and showed my thyroid is quite enlarged. could there be a thyroid disease which is causing...

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  • Thyroid problem

    I want a immediate solution .I got over dose of tablets of thyroxine.I am really worried now.I hope to pregnant.Is it a side effect for my hope?

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  • Lump under adam's apple

    Hi everyone recently I've had this strange sensation in the back of my throat like something is always stuck there Today I have noticed that directly under my adams apple is what feels like a lump a second adams apple so to speak, is this normal? I've never really sat and felt my neck so I...

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  • Could this be thyroid issues

    Hi all Will try and keep this very brief. Stopped smoking 'permanently' in January & since mid January or end January I developed something of a constant discomfort in my throat area of my neck. In January I had a cough, being a smoker my dr ordered a chest xray which was normal, but nothing...

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  • Thyroid goiter and 3 1/2 parathyroid glands removed

    I feel like my world has changed forever.  I had a thyroid goiter removed and 3 1/2 parathyroid glands.  The surgeon implanted the 1/2 gland into my chest wall. I am now taking calcium citrate every eight hours and my thyroid hormone of 137.  I have blood work done twice a week. My main...

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  • What will happen to me?

    I have very low TSH and normal t3/4. I have a thyroid nodule that is being removed . Will I go hypo after surgery? I am negative for graves. I am hyperthyroid but gaining weight like crazy. 

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  • Someone please ease my worries?

    Back in December last year my anxiety was at an all time high for a while, I finally went to the doctors because I had convinced myself that I had a brain tumour. She did a blood test to ease my worries and was told if anything was wrong I’d get a call and I didn’t. Today I went in to find out some results...

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    Low TSH Normal T3 & T4

    I have always been treated for hypothyroid. Hashimoto's, I have extremely high anti thyroid antibody levels. This time my TSH was 《.01. T3 is normal at 4.0 and T4 normal at 1.45. I was sent for an ultrasound and they found a solid nodule measuring 7mm. I take synthroid and cytomel. Even when...

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  • Thyroid Surgery.

    If anyone has dealt with this or know anyone who has I would love if you would share. Im just curious about how the operation goes (its preperations, and after). I have 2 thyroid nodules and they are pretty big and is causing phleghm, voice changes and other stuff. I have no idea if cancer is present...

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  • low calcium levels after Total Thyroidectomy

    one of my relative had Total Thyroidectomy  one week ago and his physician had asked him to wait for 2 more weeks for Thyroid Hormonal medicine .his calcium levels are low,sleepy ,tired,numbness,anorexia .can anyone tell me,what should he do?

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  • POSSIBLE THYROID CANCER SYMPTOMS

    Hi, I'm a 62 yo. female that had an ultrasound and US FNA of my thyroid preformed in 2007 due to an accidental discovery of an abnormal thyroid while having an ultrasound preformed on my chest. In comparison to the measurements of the right lobe of my thyroid which were 5.2 x 2.4 x 2.6 cm the findings...

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  • Thrush and enlarged thyroid

    So I kind of have a weird situation. I have borderline personality disorder and was prescribed lamictal. I had been taking it for a month and then had my dose upped. A couple days after I noticed my thyroid gland was inflamed and swollen (no nodules or anything, just swollen gland) and I had cramping...

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  • Possible Hashimoto's thyroiditis can anyone help

    Hello, I wondered if there were any definitive tests to show hashimoto's thyroiditis disease? I have suspected graves disease with hyperthyroidism but heard its possible to have both graves and hashimoto disease. I feel a bit hyper inside but at the same time im exhausted since 10 months ago. ...

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  • Pregnancy before treatment for thyroid cancer?

    I am a 35 year old female.  I received biopsy results 4 months ago that show that I thyroid cancer.  My TSH levels are normal (but those are the only labs that were done).  I have been waiting since receiving those results to see a specialist to even start coming up with a treatment plan. ...

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  • parathyroid help? taking valcyte

    Im a 29 year old male who was been sick for 14 years diagnosed with chronic fatigue recently discovered i might have a parathyroid problem. However, I am currently being treated for chronic fatigue by stanford and am taking valcyte. I'm really worried about it after reading all the side effects of...

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  • Please help. Tsh results

    Hi can anyone help me please . Iv been feeling ill for 18 months 2 years.I have had every blood test under the sun but still can't find why I'm always I'll I have been tested for thyroid several times, my dr thinks it is my thyroid and eventually results will show this. My results from Yesterday...

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  • please help with thyroid blood test results

    i have normal tsh ,total t3,t4 i have another test shows i hav low free t3 and t4 but the doctor said the test are wrong and he is 100% my thyroid is perfect since my total t3,t4 is normal could i have hypothyroidism while my total t3 ans t4 normal? but my free t3 t4 low? my test resault is tsh 1.2...

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  • Does Biotin interfere with blood calcium level test?

    Just realized I was taking Biotin in my multi vitamin and definitely affected recent thyroid tests and PTH levels. Was also testing at the same time calcium levels that came back high (11.5 and 10.9) but was unsure if Biotin also affected the calcium or these lab numbers were correct?

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