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    Default Thyroid issues in pregnancy??

    Hi, I'm 14 wks pg and my blood results I had at 10wks show my TSH was at 2.94. Does anyone know if this is considered high?

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    Mine was over 4 can't remember exactly and I have to take 50mg of thyroxine everyday and have had regular blood test

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    When did you find out? How many wks pg were you? That's great it's being managed by meds

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    I had bloods done at around 12/13 weeks when it was picked up.

    I was really worried at first but after talking to the doctor and finding out it was actually a really common problem that once managed its normally ok I felt heaps better

    The doctor told me he had had patience with 18/20 + who went on to be ok
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    I googled and of course dr google never says anything positive!!
    Is the dr concerned about the baby at all?

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    Nope I have had a completely normal & healthy pregnancy baby is completely fine

    Yes I googled too when i first found out big mistake

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    2.94 is within the normal range, I have my pathology results in front of me here and it says 0.2 - 4.00 is the normal range. Do you know your fT4 level?

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    Thanks fantastic bunkx
    Is it hypothyroidism you have?

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    I think the up to 4 range is for a normal adult not a pregnant person. I'm hoping the cut off for pregnancy is 2.99 not 2.5 like I'm reading, but I think it also depends what pathology clinic you go to...
    My tf4 was 18.9.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hales83 View Post
    Thanks fantastic bunkx
    Is it hypothyroidism you have?
    Yer hypothyroidism


 

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