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Recommended level for Reverse T3?
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Recommended level for Reverse T3?

Where in "normal range"should the Reverse T3 be? My 9 yr.old daughter (born without a thyroid gland) just had this tested again and I will get the results back on Monday (11/16).  Lab Corp. was used and their previous reference range for this was (170-790). I thought I read somewhere recently that it should be under 250? Any thoughts on this would be much appreciated!
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734073 tn?1278899925
bumping this up for an answer please!
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Try this link:

http://www.custommedicine.com.au/blog/2007/04/17/reverse-t3-dominance/

This article suggests it's the ratio of T3 to RT3 that's important...T3/RT3 x 100 should be 1.06 to 2.2, "preferably in the upper end of this range".

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