Radioiodine Treatment for Hyperthyroidism

What is radioiodine? Iodine is the natural substance used by the thyroid gland to produce its hormones. Radioactive Iodine is taken up by the thyroid gland in a similar way as that of the natural Iodine. It is used to assess the functional status of the thyroid gland (RadioIodine scan) as well as for the […]