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what does it mean if your thyroid uptake is at 90% at 24 hours?

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Dr. Harry Zegel
Radiology 50 years experience
May be hyperthyroid: Normally it should be 30% or less at 24 hr see an endocrinologist to evaluate hyperthyroidism.

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Is the thyroid uptake test definitive in identifying grave's disease?

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Suggestive: The uptake scan would show a certain pattern that is suggestive of graves disease. In addition, certain antibodies are found in your blood with graves disease. The antibody is called tsi (thyroid stimulating immunoglobulin).

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