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nuclear medicine

a branch of medicine that uses radioactive substances (radioisotopes) to diagnose and treat illnesses. See also radioisotope.

Cancer Glossary

... See also imaging tests, mammogram, nuclear medicine scan, radioisotope. ...
Sedation is often used along with medicines to numb an area for a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=s

Nuclear scans

... You may need to avoid some medicines (prescription and over-the ... these scans
are usually done in the radiology or nuclear medicine department of ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/imagingradiologytests/imaging-radiology-tests-nuc-scan

Cancer Glossary

... nuclear medicine Search. a branch of medicine that uses radioactive
substances (radioisotopes) to diagnose and treat illnesses. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=n

Factors that determine which imaging tests are used in ...

... Many different scans are used to get images of what's happening inside the
body, including x-rays, ultrasound, MRI, nuclear medicine scans and ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/imagingradiologytests/imaging-radiology-tests-tests-used-for-specific-ca-type

Imaging (Radiology) Tests

... You may need to avoid some medicines (prescription and over-the ... these scans
are usually done in the radiology or nuclear medicine department of ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003177-pdf.pdf

Investigator/Institution California

... University of California, San Diego Department of Medicine MC-0707 ... through
Function and Regulation of Nuclear Envelope Bridges in Nuclear ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@researchadministration/documents/document/capdf.pdf

Investigator/Institution Illinois

... A., MD, PhD University of Chicago Department of Medicine KCBD-7 900 ... through
Determinants of Nuclear Polarity During Primary Cilia Formation ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@researchadministration/documents/document/ilpdf.pdf

X-rays, Gamma Rays, and Cancer Risk

... Certain types of imaging tests, such as x-rays, CT scans, and nuclear medicine
tests (such as PET scans and bone scans) expose people to low ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/acspc-038756-pdf.pdf