Hello, please take your time and help. does everyone with hyperthyroidism have high levels of the hormone calcitonin? thank you
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Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which too much thyroxine hormone is produced by the thyroid gland in your body, so this condition will affect the body's metabolism which can convert food into energy, and the thyroid gland is located at the front of the neck. Symptoms of hyperthyroidism include weight loss, excessive sweating, fast heartbeat, anxiety and mood swings. The side effects of hyperthyroidism are
A rapid or abnormal heartbeat, heart attack, congestive heart failure, heart rhythm AF or atrial fibrillation
Feeling tired and not energized, causing bones to become brittle or osteoporosis,
Pregnant women who have hyperthyroidism are at risk of experiencing miscarriage, eclampsia or seizures.
If you experience the above symptoms, you should check with an internal medicine specialist, the doctor will carry out a series of tests to confirm the diagnosis, starting from a physical examination, supporting examinations such as blood tests, thyroid ultrasound examination if necessary.
Several things you can do
Get enough rest
Get regular exercise
Eat nutritious foods
Thank you, hope it is useful. Dr. Nurmarwiyah