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Re: [IPk] Help please thyroid problems



Seems odd that your GP isn't handling it now, or a specialist, but I 
guess if your diabetes consultant has experience there then fair enough.
Di

email @ redacted wrote:
> Hi Di,
> The condition was picked up at my annual review, so it was diabetes 
> consultant that put me on thyroxine.
> Karen
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Diana Maynard" 
> <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 1:21 PM
> Subject: Re: [IPk] Help please thyroid problems
> 
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>> Hi Karen
>> I'm a bit confused, why are you getting in touch with your diabetes 
>> consultant? Surely he wasn't the one who put you on thyroxine? 
>> Shouldn't you be talking to either your GP or thyroid specialist? Or 
>> is your diabetes consultant also managing your thyroid condition???
>> Di
>>
>>
>> email @ redacted wrote:
>>> Hi Melissa,
>>> Many thanks for your reply, it all sounds quite familiar and makes me 
>>> feel a little better. I have rung up the secretary of my diabetes 
>>> consultant and asked her to speak to him and hopefully he might give 
>>> me a call this pm. I know I am very sensitive to alot of medication, 
>>> had loads of problems with statins etc, and I would feel better if 
>>> they would reduce dose of thyroxine, it seems strange to me that 
>>> after 8 days of taking thyroxine my levels are ok, I understood it 
>>> took weeks.
>>> Karen
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