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I am losing weight and growing weak and frail. I feel very

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I am losing weight and growing weak and frail. I feel very restless sitting or standing and the only way for me to get some rest is to lie down in bed. I have underlying pain constantly in my body especially in my back. My mouth and teeth are very bitter and acidic. Every time I eat or drink I rinse my mouth to get rid of the bitter taste but it does not go away. As a result I don't want to eat or drink anything. I was so fond of travel and going out but now I am bed ridden and can hardly walk. My GP has checked me and so have other doctors at the hospital but they cannot find what is wrong with me. I am 69 years old. I shall be grateful if anyone could help me.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Thyroid disease can do this.

They need to check the following labs

TSH

T4

Iron studies

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