Hypothyroidism is a condition where the thyroid glands are underactive and produce less thyroid hormone. The signs and symptoms include weight gain, cold intolerance, tiredness, constipation, and hair loss. It requires thyroid hormone replacement therapy for life.

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Is high TSH indicative of any problem?

Query: Hello doctor, If TSH range is 18.64, does it mean any problem?  Read Full »

Dr. Kazi Rufiat Nasiruddin

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone) test is done to check for thyroid function of the body. The normal range that can be considered within limits is up to 5.5. Since your value is 18.64, it falls in the higher range. It means you are suffering from a condition known as hy...  Read Full »

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