A thyroid scan makes it possible for the physician to see the size, shape and function your thyroid gland. The thyroid scan is scheduled over two days and consists of three parts.
There is a special preparation for this test. Make sure you have received preparation information from your doctor. If you have any further questions, feel free to call the nuclear medicine department.
What to expect
Your images will be read by a board-certified radiologist and the report will be sent to your doctor.
To schedule an exam please call 401-793-4480. For more information about general nuclear medicine at The Miriam Hospital, call 401-793-4118 or e-mail email@example.com.