12182312 tn?1427683956

second opinion

Hey. I am going for blood work to get a second opinion on my thyroid. I swear I have hypothyroidism.
Anyway what are the specific tests I should ask for again.
I also have another question. I know all the results should be in the normal range, yet people still have symptoms. What should be done in the case. A low dose thyroid med??
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12182312 tn?1427683956
I think I got it. Please let me know if I missed anything:

24 hour adrenal saliva test
Ft3 Ft4
Reverse T3
Anti TPO and TgAB
Ferretin TIBC and Serum Iron
Vit B Levels
And Prolactin

Phew....lol....am I good?
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12182312 tn?1427683956
I meant TSH..not the
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12182312 tn?1427683956
And dhea, not Shea lol
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1756321 tn?1547095325
Add vitamin D (25-hydroxyvitamin D) to your list. :)
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12182312 tn?1427683956
Hi. And thank you. I just got my vitamin d level checked and it's fine ;)
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1756321 tn?1547095325
Hmmm.  The degree of vitamin D (and calcium) deficiency is significantly associated with the degree and severity of hypothyroidism. The possible explanations for low vitamin D levels with hypothyroidism: poor absorption of vitamin D from the intestine or the body may not activate vitamin D properly. Current recommended vitamin D levels for optimal health that I have read from various studies: 40 to 60 ng/mL (100-150 nmol/L) year round.
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12182312 tn?1427683956
Hi btw I forgot to add , it's fine now I'm on a supplement
But it was low before.
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