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I am 45 years old male, I have thyroid papillary micro carcinoma, cyst excision has done, is there any other treatment rather than radio-iodine uptake in order to avoid thyroidectomy? Report shows thyroid gland is normal.

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You are on correct treatment for papillary micro carcinoma, and it is correct to take radio-iodine uptake in order to avoid thyroidectomy
Treatment of papillary carcinoma of thyroid is individualized according to various factors like it is localized or spread to other parts, age of patient, presence of other diseases etc, have faith in your doctor and follow his advise.
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