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Old 10-07-2008, 07:54 PM   #2
famnd
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Re: Does Ultra Sound detect thyroiditis?

My Endo & Ent both said that thyroiditis will affect the US. I believe that a 1-131 uptake scan is necessary to confirm thyroidits. I had a scan with my first bout with thyroiditis & the Dr. needed to know that I didn't have hyperthyroidism. Fam