Thyroid Scintigraphy

Thyroid Scintigraphy
  • Determine the size of the thyroid gland
  • Differentiate forms of thyrotoxicosis (thyroiditis, factitious hyperthyroidism, Grave’s disease , toxic multinodular goitre and toxic adenoma)
  • Calculate specific doses for treatment of hyperthyroidism
  • Localization and characterization of thyroid nodules Determine the function of thyroid nodules
  • Determine functional status of the thyroid gland
  • Evaluate presence of ectopic thyroid tissues, thyroglossal and substernal masses
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  • "Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth."

3 John 1Vs2