I have to now have a total thyroidectomy following a partial. The initial frozen section was read as benign but the final rest results on the nodule that was removed came back as follicular carcinoma. There was an incidental finding of a 0.3 cm papillary carcinoma. There was total encapsulation with minimal invastion. My question has to deal with any diet restrictions following the second surgery. I don't add any salt to anything anyway, but will there be anything I will not be able to eat as far as food?
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