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diagnosed with Graves Disease..Radioactive..leg muscles

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I have been diagnosed with Graves Disease.I have had the Radioactive Iodine Treatment.Shoud this treatment ease the horrific pain and weakness in both my leg muscles?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 8 years ago.

Greetings.

 

Yes, this would relieve the pain and weakness in the leg muscles. But it can sometimes take 2-4 weeks to get the complete benefit after the treatment.

 

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

 

Happy new year.

 

Dr. Arun

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