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Sir can depression be detected by free T3 T4 TSH test. My psychiatrist suggested this test for my depression...What things can T3 T4 TSH test can tell in psychiatry??
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No . Person who have thyroid problem may have mood disorder like depression .  Patient s with depressive features and also other thyroid features like weight gain,cold intolerance etc ..and person with depressive features not responding to antidepressants, recurrent depressive disorder,, we routinely do thyroid test.
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It is important to do Thyroid tests in depression as one of the causes for Depression is reduced Thyroid levels . If so only by correcting thyroid hormone, depression will be lifted .
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Uncorrected hypothyriodism may mimic as depression
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