I've just completed two new articles on thyroid blood tests. This seems to be one of the most frustrating topics for people trying to get help with thyroid disorders. I hope this information will be helpful in your search for answers.
Blood Test Primer
There are a variety of blood tests that can be taken to diagnose thyroid disorders. This article summarizes the major thyroid blood tests, indicates the normal ranges and provides information to analyze the test results.
Beyond TSH, T4 and T3 Blood Tests
What do you do if your standard thyroid blood tests come back in the normal range, but you don't feel normal? What tests should you ask for? What if your doctor won't conduct the tests? What can you do to help yourself?
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