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27 Jul 2005

Thyroid tests
I have been having underactive thyroid symptoms for over a year (gaining weight, feeling constantly tired, extreme hair loss, dry skin, depression ect) Is it possible to directly request a thyroid test from pathologists I am not on a medical scheme and need to do this as economically as possible. Does anyone have any idea what such an test could cost?
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01 Jan 0001

Amanda, you can ask them to do a TSH & T4 – it should cost about R270. you will still have to see your doctor for a prescription though. Good luck.
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