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Nuclear Medicine Thyroid Scan

A thyroid scan is a test to show the function of your thyroid gland. It is often used to investigate any swellings in your neck or may be requested as a follow up to a recent blood test. A small amount of radioactivity is used to obtain a picture of your thyroid.

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Nuclear Medicine Thyroid Scan

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