Which abnormalities on CBC count are associated with hypothyroidism?

Updated: Mar 03, 2021
  • Author: Philip R Orlander, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Abnormalities in the complete blood count and metabolic profile that may be found in patients with hypothyroidism include the following [4] :

  • Anemia

  • Dilutional hyponatremia

  • Hyperlipidemia

  • Reversible increases in creatinine [4]

  • Elevations in transaminases and creatinine kinase


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