Do you suffer from multiple thyroid symptoms, but your doctor keeps telling you that your thyroid tests are normal? Do you feel in your gut that something is still going on with your thyroid? This is a situation I commonly see with patients in practice. The problem is that the standard for thyroid testing (TSH) does not yield a complete picture of what is happening with the thyroid gland.
If you have a feeling that your thyroid is not functioning well but your lab work always comes back “normal” you may want to consider the following lab tests to fully assess thyroid function.