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Do I have Hashimotos or hyperthyroid disease?

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have strong family history of Hashimotos and hypothyroid disease. 3 aunts with Hashimotos, mom and gmother with hypothyroid. current symptoms for me are as follows: fatigue, heat/cold intolerance, excessive sweating, ridged/brittle nails, loss of outside of eyebrows (usually very full), ADHD, anxiety, depression, memory issues, dry itchy skin 25+ weight gain and inability to lose despite diet/exercise; vision changes, jt pain/stiffness in knees/hands; acne around mouth/chin area, adrenal fatigue, swollen neck (otherwise thin neck); low vit D levels despite taking Rx strength medication, extremely high absolute eosinophil levels. Increasing TSH levels 1.88 last year, 2.79 now.


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replied December 3rd, 2016
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Hello and welcome
Your concern is appreciated
Your symptoms clearly suggest that you may have started developing hypothyroidism you are advised to do free T3 and T 4 , TSH. As you have long family history of this disease further tests should be done to evaluate the problem.you should start using thyroxin in consult with your doctor.


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