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Are we at high risk with all this Coronavirus going on I don’t know where I stand. I didn’t receive a shielding letter but when I spoke to GP surgery they stated that not everyone will get a letter
We are not a high risk and do not have to shield, unless it’s 2 weeks prior to surgery or RAI treatment.
I thought I had a lower immune system as I had quite a lot of lymph nodes removed last year. My husband had a bad dose of COVID 19 and was in bed for 12 days with a further 8 weeks recovery. I didn’t catch it off him and was changing his bed, taking him drinks and was fine.
This is from thyroid uk website
However, if you have thyroid cancer, you should definitely take the Governments advice and be shielded.
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