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  1. RAI - Radioactive Iodine Ablation Forum
    I have faced with a question, when the scan should be done to see does the RAI ablated the remaining thyroid tissue or not. The scan done 3 days after the treatment (1600 Mbq dose used for treatment) shown three highly active spots in the thyroid bed. The doctor said they should be eliminated...
  2. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    Hi everyone, New to the board, hope this message is in the right place. My thyroid levels have always shown up as normal on blood tests, but I have always had a feeling that there is an underlying problem. This week I had a thyroid uptake test and I am awaiting results from my doctor, but, the...
  3. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    My TSH was .015 which indicates hyperthyrodism, my thyroid ultrasound detected multiple nodules, and the iodine uptake on the thyroid uptake test was less than 1% which my doctor said was indicative of hypothyroidism. My doctor says that he has no clue as to what is going on and why I have tests...
  4. Thyroid Cancer Survivor Message Boards
    Hi Thyroid Family, My daughter and I saw the endo yesterday and here is what we know so far. Although we were told originally the papillary cancer hadn't spread to any of the lymph nodes the body scan showed it did spread to one of the lymph nodes near the neck. Dr. Park said the RAI should...
  5. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    Hi- I have recently been diagnosed with 'hyperthyroidism," which feels like a very generic term... my endocrinologist isn't the most forthcoming with information and I am not completely sure what questions to ask... I had an uptake and scan done this past week and was told that my uptake is...
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