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my doctor referred me to a rheumatologist who diagnosed

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Hi my doctor referred me to a rheumatologist who diagnosed me with fybromyalgia patellofemoral osteoarthritis and very low vit d score of 8 had 3 months of vit d supplement my doctor won't test my levels or give me a maintenance dose she says my thyroid levels are normal but I have symptoms of low thyroid
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

My gp says all my problems are the result of depression I know my body I am depressed because I feel ill, fatigued I sweat if I start to move around then I would get a shiver through my body feel like I have permanent flu I want to go see an endocrinologist for a second opinion

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
I think that is reasonable to see an endocrinologist
You should have adrenal gland function tested too. Adrenal insufficiency presents like hypothyroid very often
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