Column 17. What Are the Side Effects of RAI Therapy and What Is Their Frequency?
As side effects in the acute stage, digestive symptoms and radiation sialoadenitis occur at a high frequency, but they can be regulated by antiemetics and antiphlogistics. Some pathological lesions require attention in terms of nerve disorders due to radiation edema depending on their location. Temporary gonadal dysfunction and effects on bone marrow can occur. Secondary malignancy is not a concern for adult patients.
KeywordsAcute Stage Lacrimal Gland Secondary Malignancy Applied Dose Remnant Thyroid
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