TSH 11 is critical?
For F/43 yrs diabetic patient, how critical is TSH level 11? What are the implications and remedies at this stage?
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Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician 4 yrs exp Bangalore
High TSH levels may be caused by: An underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism). Hashimotos thyroiditis is the most common cause of primary hypothyroidism. A pituitary gland tumor that is making too much TSH. This is uncommon. Not taking enough thyroid hormone medicine for treatment of an underactive thyroid gland. Consult Physician....
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