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my blood test showed my tsh was 9.5what should i do and w

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my blood test showed my tsh was 9.5what should i do and why
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

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TSH that high means you are hypothyroid

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or low on your thyroid hormones in your body

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you need to see your GP doctor or an endocrinologist as soon as possible

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and get started on taking synthroid thyroid hormone pills by mouth.

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and get an ultrasound of your thyroid gland

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this will help bring up your thyroid hormone level and bring down your TSH level

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you want your TSH level between 0.3 and 3.0 range.

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let me know if you have questions.

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