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Radioactive iodine, anti-thyroid medications, beta blockers and surgery are common hyperthyroidism treatments, states Mayo Clinic. Treatment options depends on the severity of the condition and an individual?????????s ag... More »

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There are three different treatmentsfor hyperthyroidism and the length of each treatment depends on factors like age, the main cause of the hyperthyroidism, and the amount of thyroid the body is producing, notes Mayo Cli... More »

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Treatment options for thyroid nodules vary depending if the nodule is benign, cancerous or causing hyperthyroidism, according to Mayo Clinic. All types of thyroid nodules may require surgery, especially those that are ca... More »

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Radioactive iodine treats hyperthyroidism by destroying all or part of the thyroid gland, according to WebMD. The patient swallows a single dose of the radioactive medication, and the thyroid absorbs it from the bloodstr... More »

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High thyroid levels, or hyperthyroidism, is most commonly caused by Graves’ disease, but can also be caused by multinodular or toxic nodular goiters, excess consumption of iodine or medications that contain iodine, accor... More »

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