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Intake of iodine after pet-ct scan - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor, i wan to have a chat regarding thyroid cancer
Doctor :   Very Much
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Doctor :   please put yiour query
User :   well first of all i wan to know some thing regarding PET-CT scan
Doctor :   What specifically you want to know about it
User :   it has been told to me not to take iodine for abt 4 weeks and later i have undergone the pet-ct scan
Doctor :   ok
User :   but the thing is i took the rock salt in small amounts since it has been told that there will be no idoine in rock salt.. so my doubt is whether the intake of rock salt give any sort of effect for PET-CT scan

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