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Entry # 19 Thyrogen Injections to Elevated TSH Levels
My Story - My Radiation Treatment
Sunday, 08 March 2009 17:00

The two days prior to the radioactive iodine treatment I was injected with Recombinant TSH, Thyrogen.  These injections increased my body’s TSH levels.  Because of this I did not have to discontinue my thyroxin hormone pills. I preferred this method because I didn’t have to go through a state of hypothyroidism prior to my radiation treatment.... 

 

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Entry # 18 Low Iodine diet continued: It's annoying now
My Story - My Radiation Treatment
Thursday, 19 February 2009 17:00

DAYS FOUR TO SIXTEEN

 

After about a week on the low iodine diet I got annoyed.  At work everyone would go out to lunch……I had to eat my own food.  On the weekends my wife and I visited some friends and of course we went out to dinner…..I could not eat anything.  Though, I did sip a beer.... 

 

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