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Thyroid Problems/extremely low Free T4 whats going on


I got my thyroid labs back after hours on the Mayo records site---- free t4 of 0.1 and a tsh of 0.9...does anyone know what this might mean..I wont hear from my Dr til Monday and am a little freaked out.....ive been having several symptoms over an extended period...depression, anxiety..extreme fatigue...sweating,,dry skin and scalp..I gained 10 lbs just this month. They also have me on a halter monitor this weekend due to extreme palpitations.ultrasounds next week

Hello Candace,
Warm welcome to you!
Your FT4 is low, Though TSH is in the range, seems to be near borderline. This indicates there are chances of Pitutary hypothyroidism, Cushing's Syndrome etc. It needs further lab investigations. Please send your age and any other symptoms you have. If possible attach your latest picture to the mail.

Thanking you!

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