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Thyroid uptake and scan: How to prepare

Thyroid uptake and scan: How to prepare
Abstract

This handout tells how to prepare for a thyroid uptake and scan, a nuclear medicine exam that is used to study the structure and function of the thyroid. Included are how the exam works, how it is done, what to expect during the exam, and how to get the test results.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
04/2013
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General Subject
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject/Keyword
Radiology
Thyroid Function Tests
Languages
Vietnamese
Spanish
Korean
English
Chinese
Record ID
3442