How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr Adi Your Own Question
Dr Adi
Dr Adi, Professor
Category: Endocrinology
Satisfied Customers: 284
Experience:  Director of the Pediatric Diabetes Clinics at UCSF.
56602461
Type Your Endocrinology Question Here...
Dr Adi is online now

A recent blood test indicate a rise in some related thyroid

Customer Question

A recent blood test indicate a rise in some related thyroid reading. Two of my GPs didn't consider the readings significant enough to warrant treatment despite the fact that I was experiencing the following symptoms:
Weight loss (3 stone in six months)
breathlessness
increased frequency of bowel movements
sleep disturbances
numb ring and little fingers
tiredness
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Expert:  tazechip replied 2 years ago.
Hi and sorry for the delay. What were your thyroid function readings? Have you had any other tests related to these symptoms?