Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
RAI or Surgery to treat hyperthyroidism?
Hello, could someone please share your experiences in dealing with hyperthyroidism and what treatment you chose?  Since mid 2008 I was treated with PTU twice for periods of about one year, but unfortunately had short remissions.  I am going to be 35 next month and want to have a family.  Would you say doing RAI could be a good choice (meaning I probably have to wait one year before trying to get pregnant) or do the surgery?  I am scared of having the surgery because of the risk of damage to my vocal cords.  Can that really happen nowadays?  If you could do it all over again what would you choose???  Is it easier to get pregnant with RAI or sugery? Or should i just continue on antithyroid drugs.  Many thanks! :-)
Discussion is closed
Cancel
0 Answers
Page 1 of 1
You must join this user group in order to participate in this discussion.
A
A
Recent Activity
1217293 tn?1467357944
Blank
Risa615 commented on Belle313's status
Jul 23
1217293 tn?1467357944
Blank
Risa615 commented on cheekyhalfs's status
Jul 23
1217293 tn?1467357944
Blank
Risa615 commented on photo
Jul 23