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Children and Thyroid


Children and Thyroid Knowledge Base

I had Radioactive Iodine treatment for my Thyroid in March now I'm 3 months pregnant.....?

nt. Now im worried what will happen to my unborn child. Can someone please send me any information that will be helpful? Thank you!...

Serious answers only !! Missing menstrual cycle, not pregnant?

fine. I have had very light spotting, and I mean very light, almost non exhistant. I had my annual today, but the doctor (PA) didn't know what was wrong. I was wondering if anyone else might know what could be going on....

Over Active Thyroid?

s treatment and if so how long did you have to stay away from people and young children for ?...




Hormones Knowledge Base

Anyone who has had thier thyroid gland removed please answer.?

y Dr. has lowered my dosage of Levothyroxine. Is there one level of thyroid hormone that is right for everyone or should she be paying more attention to how I feel?...

Thyroid question?

is be why I feel I have stooed growing? keep in mind im 18 now and feel I haven't gone through a growth spurt!...

What does the thyroid do?

e different hormones in the body - but I'm not sure....




Hypothyroidism Knowledge Base

Can hypothyroid cause infertility?

I take snythroid for a year now and I wanted to know does being hypothyroid cause infertility? I am 38 yrs old with one child that is in their teenage years.

Looking for info on Hypothyroidism?

I am looking for information about hypothyroidism. Signs and symptoms, types of testing, types of medications used to treat this. Any info or links will be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.




Nodules Knowledge Base

What is wrong with me?

negative. About 9 years ago I had been having some thyroid problems but everything was fine up until now. I noticed that I have another lump (nodule) in my neck due to hypothyroidism. Do you guys think that this could be a reason I can't get pregnant. Or could it be that I am pregnant and the thyroid problems are causing the hcg levels to increase slowly? I don't know what it could be, but everyone's opinion is greatly appreciated....

What is the growth rate of a thyoid nodule?

rst ultrasound was performed. I had a follow up ultrasound done today that measured it at 2.6 cm. I am taking synthroid for a underactive thyroid which should also be suppressing the growth of the nodule as well. I was just wondering if the growth rate is common or not?...


Pets and Thyroid


Pets and Thyroid Knowledge Base

My dogs thyroid meds?

My dog is on thyroid medicine and now he itches real bad plus seems to be shedding more than normal. Anyone else with this same situation? Opinions needed!


T3 and T4


T3 and T4 Knowledge Base

Low estrogen low progesterone low cortisol reasons?

hould have been 4-8) and low cortisol (don't remember.) Other tests were normal (chol, sugar, t3, t4, total thyroid, etc.) I am a 33 yo female (and my FSH was normal, so not premenopausal.) I am not anorexic nor an athlete. I was a personal trainer for two years and exercised a lot but I have not been for the last year, and have subsequently gained 30 pounds. My symptoms are severe fatigue, depression (on anti-depressant now), some joint acheyness, a lot of sleep disturbance (sweaty when I awake in night,) and cold extremities (have always had the last one.) I just want to know WHY this might be happening. GP's rx is for bioidentical hormones (E3, E2) and prog. THOUGHTS?...

Is my thyroid okay?

I recently taken a blood test to see if everything is okay and on my results, it says my thyroids are fine. However when I looked at it, it states the following:

Levothyroxine vs. Armour Thyroid for Hypothyroid symptoms?

he addition of Cytomel helped anyone? Thank you!...


Thyroid Medication and Treatment


Thyroid Medication and Treatment Knowledge Base

How soon after taking Synthroid for hyperthroid can you take a multiple vitamin & vitamin E is 1 hour or 2?

I heard that some vitamins counteract synthroid medication if taken too soon. It is a generic brand but I"m sure I am still able to take a vitamin.

Synthroid vs. Armour. Which works better?

Have you tried both? What's the difference in dosage?

Thyroid medication.?

My thyroid function results came back high. If I'm put on something like Synthroid, will it become easier for me to lose all the weight I've put on over the years?


Thyroid Problems


Thyroid Problems Knowledge Base

Over reactive thyroid and large lymphnodes?

son there is a risk of cancer anyways when they did the ultrasound of my thyroid they found two huge lymphnodes one on each side of my thyroid I had a catscan done today of my neck and my primary doc says there is nothing substancial to worry about but sent a fax of it to my hematologyst (who is also an oncologyist) was just wondering if I should be very concerend and if the catscan really is negative should I insiste on another test and if so what?...

Thyroid problem & 100lbs over weight, depressed, unemployed , help?

hystrectomy done due to cancer in uterus, one ovary left. don't over eat, tried everything to loose weight. now broke

Thyroid cancer?

if you have thyroid cancer, and you have your thyroid taken out, can the cancer still spread?


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes


Thyroid Symptoms and Causes Knowledge Base

My niece just found out she is pregnant. during her routine blood work she was diagnosed with a thyroid?

f a brain tumor! We are all freaking out, anyone out there have any thoughts?...

Papillary Thyroid Cancer can it cause neuropathy?

Was wondering if there is a doc on this site, can neuropathy be caused by thyroid cancer besides Type11 Diabetis?


Underactive thyroid


Underactive thyroid Knowledge Base

I am a 34 year old male and I have been told that I have a under active thyroid?

hats without any exercise. I keep getting a fast heart rate and which sounds like a thump in my heart plus I get what feels likw pins and needles in my left upper chest also chest pains come and go. Latlely I have throat problems where as I cant swallow food and it a bit sore. as any one experianced this and if so did it go away. I have just quit smoking today and before that I have been smoking 3 -5 a day for the last 6 months before that it was between 8 - 10 for 18 years...

What the difference between the cambridge diet and slimming fast?

s which one is better and what really is the difference? Both use three replacement meals? thanks...

Anyone ever have an underactive thyroid?

How did the Dr check for this? Bloodwork? What did you have to take help make your thyroid more active.