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Author Topic: Diagnosis of thyroid problem in thalssemia major  (Read 431 times)
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« on: December 11, 2018, 06:03:24 AM »

Respected team & Andy sir pls advise invegation to be done for thyroid problem in thalassemia major on moderate to severe iron overload.
T3 , T4 & Tsh
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FT3 , FT4 & Tsh .
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« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2018, 01:53:48 PM »

Most doctors only test the TSH to check for thyroid problems, but in thal majors, in addition to TSH, T3 and T4 should also be checked. The proper T3 test will measure both T3 that is bound and free T3.
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