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13 Dec 2005

DIVERCULITIS & THROID TESTING
Could you provide me with some information on Divertculitis please, my 75 year old mother is having dreadfull pain in her abdoman and the doc thinks it might be divertculitis.

Also I'm 33 and on eltroxin 0.1mg a day. Where can I find someone who can test if my t3 and t4 hormones and general hormones are okay?

In South Africa please!

Thanks very much!
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Geneticist
geneticist

01 Jan 0001

Dear Tracey

Unfortunately I cannot help, it is not a genetically inherited condition. Determination of hormone levels are done at pathology labs, please contact Pathcare, Ampath or Davies Laboratories.

Regards, Maritha
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