• A little yay!

    Asked by Jalemans on Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    A little yay!

    I was in to see pcp & she had blood drawn. The blood test results were apparently visible to my endocrinologist because he sent me a letter. Anyway, I had radioactive iodine treatment for hyperthyroidism & the risk was that they would kill off my thyroid & I would end up with hypothyroidism. My prior test showed levels were low & he wanted to start me on thyroid pills. Since I felt good I asked if we could wait & see what happened. Well, numbers were normal for T3, T4, & TSH! Yay, no drugs for that little wrinkle!

    Maybe my luck is improving!

    11 Answers from the Community

    11 answers
    • LiveWithCancer's Avatar
      LiveWithCancer

      Yea! That's great news!

      over 6 years ago
    • myronbob's Avatar
      myronbob

      great news . keep it rolling !!!

      over 6 years ago
    • Ejourneys' Avatar
      Ejourneys

      Excellent news!

      over 6 years ago
    • IronMom45's Avatar
      IronMom45

      Hurray!!! Congrats.

      over 6 years ago
    • WISmom's Avatar
      WISmom

      Happy to hear your good news! Keep it going!

      over 6 years ago
    • MargeGh's Avatar
      MargeGh

      Congratulations!

      over 6 years ago
    • cam32505's Avatar
      cam32505

      That's great news because it's been 2 years since I had my thyroid removed and I can't get the dosage right.

      over 6 years ago
    • denise735's Avatar
      denise735

      Congrats. I had that done in the 1990 and ever since then my system has been messed up, they still have to change the dosage on my medicine I have to take for the rest of my life. Hope you have a better outcome then me.

      over 6 years ago
    • BuckeyeShelby's Avatar
      BuckeyeShelby

      Woo hoo!!

      over 6 years ago
    • Judt1940's Avatar
      Judt1940

      Any good news becomes great news. One down. Hoping Spring brings a sunnier outlook. Notice yesterday the daffodils are peeking out of the ground!!

      over 6 years ago
    • Phoenix76's Avatar
      Phoenix76

      Glad to hear it! Onward and upward!

      over 6 years ago

    Help the community by answering this question:

    Create an account to post your answer Already have an account? Sign in!

    By using WhatNext, you agree to our User Agreement, and Privacy Policy


    Read and answer more uterine leiomyosarcoma questions.  Also, don't forget to check out our Uterine Leiomyosarcoma page.