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is here any one who knows about it?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 24, 2007
  • 08:14 AM

opinion for this thyroid report.

T3, free 3.61 pg/mL (2.30-4.20)

T4, free 1.23 ng/dl (0.89-1.76)

TSH,ultrasensitive 1.280 uIU/mL (0.350-5.500 )


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  • Looks to be within the normal range, but everyones normal is different. Did you discuss these lab results with your physician?
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • October 25, 2007
    • 01:20 AM
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  • Hi Ashar... Someone at these boards was just diagnosed with Hashimoto's encephalopathy, and while I was looking at the symptoms I started thinking about you and your symtpoms. HE can occur in patients with hypothyroidism related to Hashimoto's thyroiditis and in patients with normal thyroid function. Here are the most common symptoms:ConfusionDisorientationPsychosisComaTremorsConvulsionsConcentration ProblemsAttention Span ProblemsDifficulty Retaining InformationShort Term Memory ProblemsSeizure ActivityMonoclonal Jerks - Involuntary Muscle JerksDementiaFatigueCoordination DifficultiesHeadachesEpisodes of StrokeEpisodes of Stroke-Like DeteriorationRight Sided Hemiparesis - Right Sided Partial ParalysisAphasia - Speech DifficultiesArticulation DifficultiesWord Finding DifficultiesFine Motor Movement Problems - Coordination of arms, hands, fingers. You can find some good info here: http://autoimmunedisease.suite101.com/article.cfm/hashimoto_s_encephalopathy http://www.thyroid-info.com/hashimotos-encephalopathy.htm It might be worth looking into... Kiera
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • November 14, 2007
    • 01:09 PM
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