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A 49-year-old member asked:

My mother has hyperthyroidism how do we cure it? is it deadly?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Treatment is: Either radioiodine or anti-thyroid drugs. It is usually treated, rather than cured. It is only deadly if ignored for a long period of time. See your doctor.

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Last updated Aug 1, 2013

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