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My lab report came in. I've had hypothyroidism for a while now and am on levothyroxine?

Posted 19 Aug 2016 by susanm56 1 answer

Due to procrastination, I waited 2 weeks to refill my prescription. I recently had 3 surgeries for DCIS and 3 underarm lymph nodes removed. Now have lymphedema. Completed radiation treatments 2 weeks ago. Having a lot of symptoms, I went to my doctor, TSH result is 44.22. How long will it take ...

My husband has just been diagnosed with lymphedema in his lower leg, ankle and foot. Does anyone?

Posted 1 Sep 2011 by bo1234 2 answers

... have this disease? Does anyone know what causes it, or what he can do to relieve the symptoms... MAJOR swelling until his lower leg looks almost blue? He keeps it up on a pillow at nite... is there anything else he can do until the doctor calls us back for an appt?? We have been waiting over a ...

Can synthroid be causing my severe edema?

Posted 9 Jul 2011 by lkildare 1 answer

I ended up in the er on 6/10/2011 with severe edema and again on 7/5/2011 for the same reason. I am was told that I have lymphedema. It is hard for me to accept this diagnosis since all my problems started when I began taking synthroid and saphris. I am very nervous and was wondering wether anyone ...

What specialty does a doctor have to deeply understand lymhedema>?

Posted 13 Oct 2011 by lord.bonnie7 1 answer

I have lymphedema, I think, but when I showed a dermatologist my head-to-toe skin symptoms, she told me I came to the wrong place. I needed another kind of doctor, because the cause of this is INSIDE the body. Dermatology is on the outside. What kind of doctor specialist would know how to find the ...

Is lymphedema part of the reason I have peripheral neuropathy?

Posted 9 Jul 2010 by boisepastrychef 1 answer

My problem started out with swelling and blood clots in both legs about a year and 9 months. I was treated for that and after about 9 months the clots were gone. the swelling came and went much worse in the right than the left, for the next few months.then the swelling and the numness and the ...

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