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Nuclear Medicine
Nuclear Medicine - What is it?Nuclear Medicine involves the use of small amounts of radioactive materials (often called "tracers") to help diagnose and treat a variety of diseases.  Nuclear Medicine helps to determine the cause of the medical problem based on the function of a tissue, organ or system.  Nuclear Medicine tests are safe and painless.  In a Nuclear Medicine test the radioactive material is introduced into the body by injection, ingestion or inhalation.

 

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Nuclear Medicine Procedures

Click on the procedures below to get information of what is involved and how to prepare for it.

131I - MIBG

131I Therapy for Primary Hyperthyroidsim

14C Urea Breath Test

Bone Scan

Cerebral Perfusion Spect Scan

Gallium Scan

Gastric Emptying Study

Gastric Mucosa Study

Gastrointestinal Bleeding Study

Hepatobiliary Imaging

Labeled WBC Study

Liver Hemangioma

Liver - Spleen Imaging

Lung Scan

MUGA Scan

Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MIBI)

Parathyroid Scan

Renal Scan

Renal Scan - Captopril

Salivary or Parotid Scan

Thyroid Scan (without uptake)

Thyroid Uptake and Scan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Modified: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 |
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