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  1. MRI of the pituitary gland. The only way the thyroid function test results can be compatible with a hyperthyroid state is if the patient has a TSH-secreting adenoma of the pituitary gland. An MRI can be used to determine the cause of the patient’s hyperthyroidism. All of the other tests either confirm hyperthyroidism or the state of the thyroid but do not confirm the cause of the thyroid’s overactivity.

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