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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_medicine

Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty involving the application of radioactive substances in .... In some centers, the nuclear medicine scans can be superimposed, using ... Radionuclide therapy can be used to treat conditions such as ...

www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=gennuclear

In many centers, nuclear medicine images can be superimposed with ... of radioactive material to treat cancer and other medical conditions affecting the thyroid ...

www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=cardinuclear

Cardiac nuclear medicine imaging evaluates the heart for coronary artery disease ... the severity of or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart ... In many centers, nuclear medicine images can be superimposed with ...

interactive.snm.org/docs/whatisnucmed2.pdf

Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that is used to diagnose and treat diseases .... cancers (lymphomas) and it can treat bone pain that is a result of cancer.

www.nibib.nih.gov/science-education/science-topics/nuclear-medicine

Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers ( radiopharmaceuticals) to assess bodily functions and to diagnose and treat disease. ... SPECT imagers have gamma camera detectors that can detect the gamma ray ...

www.cdc.gov/nceh/radiation/nuclear_medicine.htm

Mar 10, 2014 ... Examples of diseases treated with nuclear medicine procedures are ... However, exposure to too much radiation can quickly damage organs or ...

www.cancer.org/treatment/understanding-your-diagnosis/tests/nuclear-medicine-scans-for-cancer.html

Nov 30, 2015 ... PET scans, bone scans, and other nuclear medicine scans can help doctors find ... They may also be used to decide if treatment is working.

www.world-nuclear.org/information-library/non-power-nuclear-applications/radioisotopes-research/radioisotopes-in-medicine.aspx

Radioisotopes in medicine, nuclear medicine, the use of radioisotopes for diagnostics, ... Radiotherapy can be used to treat some medical conditions, especially ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/248735.php

Apr 10, 2017 ... Radiology is a of medicine that uses for the diagnosis and treatment of ... that are used in nuclear imaging can be used to deliver treatment.