Remember, thyroiditis also causes hyperlipidemia
Increased LDL receptors +/- triglycerides due to increased LPL activity
Post-partum + cholesterol + lethargy + boredom + sleep issues + memory = thyroid
Would also expect hypnatremia, weight gain
Postpartum thyroiditis usually hyperthyroid followed by hypothyroid
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According to UTD Postpartum thyroiditis is similar clinically and pathogenetically to painless thyroiditis except that, by definition, it occurs in women within one year after parturition (or after spontaneous or induced abortion).
TSH makes sense because she is bradycardic and has poor concentration