Iodine Uptake Scan (Diagnostics)

Body Area: Head / Neck
Body Parts: Eyes
Symptoms: Unintentional Loss of Outside Third of Eyebrow
Iodine uptake scans involve a radioactive tracer (iodine) and special probe to measure how much of the tracer has been absorbed by the thyroid gland and if it is evenly spread throughout the gland. It can help to determine if your thyroid is working properly.