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A 81-year-old female asked:

Hi, i was asked to do rai for my metastatic papillary carcinoma(i had a tt)a year &10 months ago.i never had my rai.do u think my cancer spread a lot?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Need information: 22 months after total thyroidectmy for papillary adenocarcinoma of thyroid y you have rai scan or rai treatment ? , you have to give more information, even if you have lymph node metastasis had rai treatment , at 81 yr old , will not be as serious as it sounds, these are relatively very slow growing tumors , don't worry you will be fine , speak to your doctor for more assurance , .

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Last updated Jul 30, 2013

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