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      I had my thyroid uptake a couple weeks ago. I was told by nuclear medicine
      that is was only a test; such a minimal amount of iodine is given it does
      not effect the thyroid, only lights it up so they can take a picture.
      Has any research been done on this?

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        During the radioactive iodine uptake procedure, used to diagnose Graves’,
        does the radioactive iodine have any impact on the faulty thyroid gland,
        or is it purely diagnostic in nature?

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