Hi suggestions appreciated. I went to the Specialist today and was advised that I have Graves Disease. I have been on 20mg of Carbimazole for 4 weeks and been feeling much better. The Specialist today however is suggesting that I have Radioiodine treatment and I don't know what to do. I did ask her and my GP for my blood results and both times walked out with out them. I am scared. From what I have read online the risk is quite high of developing life long hypothyroidism requiring daily treatment. Has anyone done this? Anything appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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