Why is this test important? Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), produced by the pituitary gland, is directly responsible for the amount T3 and T4 hormones secreted by the thyroid. A high TSH reading typically means that your body is not producing enough thyroid hormones (hypothyroidism). On the other hand, low TSH means that you may have an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism).
What does the test include?
Who should be tested? People with a family history of thyroid problems should strongly consider testing. Additionally, consider testing if you are experiencing symptoms of hypothyroidism (unusual weight gain, lethargy, dry skin, a constant feeling of cold, or constipation) or hyperthyroidism (sudden weight loss, increased heart rate, recurring warm or sweaty feeling, or diarrhea).
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