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A radioactive "tracer" is injected in a vein, and, depending on the tracer, the scan looks at different ways in which the brain works.
Huffington Post · 37 hours ago
Radiopharmaceuticals are radioactive isotopes attached to an active biological agent, such as a sugar molecule, to create a tracer.
BCBusiness Magazine · Dec. 01, 2013
GE Healthcare cyclotron, which will help make radioactive tracers to be ... Tracer fluoro-deoxy-glucose (FDG) for positron emission tomography (PET
Adelaide Now · Nov. 28, 2013
... published the new study on November 11, 2013 on the use of radioactive tracer 18 f-sodium fluoride (18F-Naf), a known tracer in bone imaging...
Times of India · Nov. 27, 2013
But spinal taps cause discomfort and PET scans require injection of a radioactive tracer.
News-Medical.Net · Nov. 26, 2013
During a HIDA scan, a radioactive chemical or tracer is injected through the arm.
Chicago Tribune · Nov. 26, 2013