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Nuclear medicine


Nuclear radiologists are doctors who use tiny amounts of radiation to find and treat disease.

Nuclear medicine procedures include:




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Source: American Board of Medical Specialties; American Board of Nuclear Medicine; SNM—Advancing Molecular Imaging and Therapy

First published: 08/01/2004
Last updated: 06/16/2014

Reviewed by: Geoffrey Bodeau, MD, Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.; Brent R Bullis, MD, Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.