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Are there any choices in thyroid cancer treatment?

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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Two basic

The primary treatment for thyroid cancer (papillary and follicular) is surgical resection, either hemithyroidectomy or total thyroidectomy.
Depending on the size of the tumor, radioactive iodine treatment (i131) may be indicated.

In brief: Two basic

The primary treatment for thyroid cancer (papillary and follicular) is surgical resection, either hemithyroidectomy or total thyroidectomy.
Depending on the size of the tumor, radioactive iodine treatment (i131) may be indicated.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: Yes

Nutrition improves healing of ulcer - protein supplementation esp arginine, citrulline helps in addition give zinc, vit c, multivitamin, vitamin k2.

In brief: Yes

Nutrition improves healing of ulcer - protein supplementation esp arginine, citrulline helps in addition give zinc, vit c, multivitamin, vitamin k2.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
Thank
2 comments
Dr. Vasu Brown
i apologize this answer is for the next question - thyoid cancer both surgical and radioactive iodin
Dr. Thomas Knecht
Whew! Thank you, Dr. Brown! You had me worried for a moment there! This happened with one of your other questions too. ;-)
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