radioactive iodine test


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Noun1.radioactive iodine test - test of thyroid function in which the patient is given an oral dose of radioactive iodine-131
diagnostic assay, diagnostic test - an assay conducted for diagnostic purposes
radioactive iodine excretion test - radioactive iodine test that measures the amount of radioactive iodine excreted in the urine
radioactive iodine uptake test, RAIU - radioactive iodine test that measures the amount of radioactive iodine taken up by the thyroid gland
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A radioactive iodine test was performed and results confirmed Graves' disease.