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Why do I “almost” have an underactive thyroid?

Ask the doctor Q. My doctor said I “almost” have an underactive thyroid, which puzzled me. Then she said I might benefit from treatment, which puzzled me more. How can you “almost” have a disease, and how can treatment be useful if you don’t have the disease? …

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