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Radioiodine Therapy for Hyperthyroidism

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source: The New England Journal of Medicine

year: 2011

authors: Douglas S. Ross

summary/abstract:

A 37-year-old woman receives a diagnosis of Graves’ disease and is treated with methimazole for 1 year. After completing this treatment, she presents with recurrent symptoms of hyperthyroidism. Radioiodine ablation is recommended.

organization: Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMct1007101

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