I just wanted to say hi and introduce myself. I never thought I would be joining this group, then my dr called me this morning and told me my blood results came back as having early stages of graves' disease. Can anyone help me understand this better and to know what to expect? I also have a growth on my left adrenale gland so my dr wants me to see a specialist. Anything I should know before I go?
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I would appreciate any input as I had long undiagnosed Graves disease until it was too late to try meds as I went into thyroid storm and had to have RAI quickly to avoid heart attack. Since I have been on a roller coaster as I was given doule the amount to make sure my thyroid was dead and quickly became severely hypo - TSH was 73. I was put on Levoxyl and have blood tests every 8 weeks...
Hello, i am new here, i am happy to find some people that can understand what i am going through. I was diagnosed with Graves desease on december 2017. I started taking methimazole (5mg) first i took 6 pills a day, then my doctor gradually decreased the dose and now i take one pill every other day. (3 months now). Two months ago i started to feel bad again, i am short of breath, i feel anxiety...