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Posted by: Elli | 2010/08/03

Thyroid

Hi Doc.

I had a full blood test done recently for my Thyroid. The result is 5.8. Could you please let me know if it is over active or under active as they did not tell me and i would like to know. I will have to have another test done in 3 month time only.

Thanking you

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hi

it means your thyroid is underactive. Your brain is telling your thyroid make more hormone, make more hormone, but the thyroid is not responding therefor the message needs to be send out more.

Regards
Dr Debbie
www.drdebbie.co.za

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