Diseases Home > Identifying and Curing Graves' Disease
How Is It Diagnosed?To diagnose Graves' disease, healthcare providers start by asking a number of questions and performing a thorough physical examination. They may also recommend several tests to confirm the diagnosis.
- Test to measure T3 and T4
- TSI test
- Radioactive iodine uptake test
- Thyroid scan.
Treatment OptionsThe goal of treatment for Graves' disease is to return thyroid hormone levels to normal. Treatment options include:
- Radioiodine therapy (radioiodine ablation)