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 DrRussMD Your Own Question
DrRussMD
DrRussMD, Board Certified MD
Category: Endocrinology
Satisfied Customers: 64634
Experience:  Board certified Internal medicine and Integrative medicine. Many years of experience all areas.
24257177
Type Your Endocrinology Question Here...
DrRussMD is online now

I am 38 years old and not having thyroid gland. Had

Customer Question

Hello,
I am 38 years old and not having thyroid gland. Had l radioactive iodine when I was 20 years old. Last few years having problem with breast abscesses and had 3 surgeries already. I am on 150 micrograms of thyroxin tablets daily. I am not pregnant or breast feeding. Do you think there is any link of my thyroid problems with breast abscesses?
Many thanks,
Pavla
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
17/11/15 TSH was 1.3mu/L
T4 was 17.9 pmol/L
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
I'm Shantal and I'm a moderator for this topic.
I've been working hard to find a Professional to assist you with your question, but sometimes finding the right Professional can take a little longer than expected.
I was checking to see if you had already found your answer or if you still need assistance from one of the Professionals.
Please let me know if you wish to continue waiting or if you would like for us to close your question?
Thank you,
Shantal
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
HelloI think they are two separate problems.If your thyroid dosage is correct, there would be no way this would be related. OK, so that is an initial answer….Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.

Related Endocrinology Questions