A member asked:

Thyroidectomy on 4/15/13 due to papillary cancer. rai scan scheduled on 7/8/13. is it possible to have a baby? i'm 32 now. any diet recommended? ivf?

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Dr. Addagada Rao answered

Specializes in General Surgery

Yes, rai used in scan , emits negligible amount of radiation on ovary , will not destroy your ovary, when done with negative results with in few wks you can plan to have a baby.

Answered Jun 22, 2013



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