My youngest sister had to have three doses of RAI for recurrent cancer. I can't remember her last dose but it was somewhere around 220mCi. Exactly 6 months after her last RAI she and her husband conceived their first child (they had been trying for years to no avail). Today she has two beautiful daughters.
Yes, you can have children after RAI - just make sure that you wait the recommended period (usually 1 year). Sometimes being on stable thyroid meds actually helps with fertility.
Best of everything
papillary carcinoma - three sisters with papillary carcinoma
Copyright 1994-2016MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.