I-131 therapy for thyrotoxic patient:
About 300 new patients of thyrotoxicosis are given I-131 therapy after proper evaluation in every year and under proper guideline. These patients are also followed up to evaluate the efficacy of the therapy and help to maintain quality of life.
I - 131 therapy for thyroid Cancer patient:
I-131 therapy is given after thyroid operation (total or near-total thyroidectomy). I - 131 therapy is given to about 550 new patients every year. These patients are also followed up regularly by I-131 scan and Tg, Anti TgAb, TSH estimation. Effectiveness of both therapies is satisfactory. Number of patients of both thyroid cancer and thyrotoxicosis are increasing day by day.