Dietary changes which might fight PTC ?
I might have residual PTC. Don't want surgery again. There are many websites which assert that brocolli, tea, selenium, tumeric, etc. can fight thyroid cancer. Is anything true? Is there anything dietary which does work?
Does I131 work well again seven years later ?
Had I 131 seven years ago and low level of TG (< 0.5) ever since. There's a 0.5 cm mass in the left lower neck. One endo said use I131 and the other endo said I131 is not very effective. He suggests taking out tissue with a needle, checking to see if it is thyroid tissue, and if so, have a surgeon remove it under general…
Tissue regowth after thyroidectomy and RAI
Hi all. I had a thyroidectomy and two rounds of RAI in 2002. All has been fine since. Yesterday I had my routine neck ultrasound and my endo was shocked- tissue has bilaterally grown back. My thyroglobulin level is fine ( less than .5 is what I think it always says on my bloodwork). My TSH is 0.3. My endo (who is also the…
High T4 and TSH in blood results linked to cancer?
Hello Everybody. Let me first quickly introduce myself. My name is Marta and I am writing from Spain (Europe). The reason I am here is because my brother is now undergoing some test to find out if he has thyroid cancer. Even though we hace a pretty good medical system in my country, I am still worried as the tests are…