Major Symptoms of Thyroid Disorders| Thyroid Test in Indirapuram

Major Symptoms of Thyroid Disorders| Thyroid Test in Indirapuram

24-06-2017   |   Posted By: Chhavi   |   598 View(s)

 

 

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck, just below Adam’s apple. The thyroid gland releases several hormones, which are collectively called thyroid hormones. The primary functions of these hormones are to regulate metabolism, influence growth and development, and body temperature.

What are the Functions of Thyroid Gland?

The thyroid is an endocrine gland which produces, stores and releases hormones into the bloodstream to make the hormones reach the body’s cells.  The thyroid releases two major hormones, which are Triiodothyronine (T3) and Thyroxine (T4) which allow our body cells to produce new proteins and regulates the metabolic processes of our body.

The pituitary gland in our brain produces Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) which regulates the functioning of the thyroid gland. The production of T3 and T4 hormones in our body is dependent on the amount of iodine we intake. That is why the human body needs iodine so that these hormones can work properly. But, too high or too low levels of thyroid hormones in the body can cause Thyroid Disorders.

Thyroid Disorders

What are the Types of Thyroid Disorders?

There are majorly four types of Thyroid Disorders:

    Hyperthyroidism- This health condition occurs due to overproduction of Thyroid hormones

    Hypothyroidism- This health condition occurs due to underproduction of thyroid hormones

    Goitre- This health condition is rare and is characterised by the swollen thyroid gland

    Thyroid Cancer- This health condition rarely occurs, and it occurs mostly in people who had received any radiation treatment to neck and head in their life.

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How can I know if I have a Thyroid Disorder?

There are various symptoms of Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism which can be observed. If you experience any of the below-mentioned symptoms on a regular basis, know it’s time to consult an Endocrinologist.

Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism are:

    Feeling anxious

    Mood swings and feeling irritated

    Nervousness

    Sweating too much

    Sensitivity to high temperatures

    Missed menstrual periods

    Loss of sleep

    Increased diet

    Losing weight unexpectedly

    Osteoporosis

    Increased Bowel Movements

Symptoms of Hypothyroidism are:

    Feeling tired

    Fatigue

    Trouble concentrating

    Unable to sleep

    Feeling too cold

    Muscle pain

    Sensitivity to cold temperature

    Weight gain

    Decreased cognitive abilities

    Heavy menstrual flow

What is a Thyroid Function Test and why is it needed?

Thyroid Function Tests are blood tests including T3, T4, T34U and TSH. Generally, Doctors advise patients to go for screening tests, like the T4 or TSH (Thyroid-stimulating hormone). If the results of these tests are not in a normal range, then the Doctor orders further test to make a confirmed diagnosis. Thyroid Function tests are done to detect Thyroid Disorders.

What can alter the test results of a Thyroid Function Test?

The test results of a Thyroid test can be influenced to a great extent if the patient:

1. Has been diagnosed with any allergy, heart attack or liver diseases

2. Takes medications used to cure Thyroid Disorders

3. Is taking medications such as anti-inflammatory drugs, steroid hormones, contraceptive pill, etc.

Which are the best Pathology Labs for Thyroid Test?

The Internet has made everything convenient and easy for us. When it comes to healthcare, there are various health and wellness portals which offer healthcare services online and bring Pathology Labs closer to the users easily.

There are many online sites which provide the complete list of Path Labs in particular locations with full details, allow users to book Thyroid Test in Indirapuram online at discounted rates.

Here is a list of Path Labs for Thyroid Test in Indirapuram:

Diagnostic Centres/ Pathology Labs Address Cost
Metropolis Shiv Kripa Arcade, Gyan Khand 1, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500
SRL Diagnostics  Abhay Khand-3, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500
Dr Lal Path Labs 107, Abhay Khand, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 950
Dr Lal Path Labs Himalaya Legend, Nyay Khand 1, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 950
Path Care GDA Market, Nyay Khand 1, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500
J P Diagnostics Gyan Khand, Kala Patthar Road, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 300
Niramaya Path Labs Lotus Plaza Market, Vaibhav Khand, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 300
SRL Diagnostics Arora Shopper Park, Shakti Khand 2, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500
Thyrocare Shakti Khand, Mangal Bazar Chowk, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 400
Rai Diagnostics 264, Niti Khand 2, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 600
Dr Garg Path Labs Regalia Height, Shipra Suncity, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500
SRL Diagnostics Ahinsa Khand-2, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad 500

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