Radioactivity-bone cancer, kidney, Physics

Bone cancer
-  A portion of the skeleton being destroyed by cancer will be trying to rebuild itself and will take up more or many elements than normal bone.
- The blood is injected with 500MBq of 99mTc and make a scan .
- Radioactive fluorine atoms 18F which fit into the bone crystal in place of  OH.

Kidney :
-  A small amount of radioactive hippuric acid is injected into the blood .
- A kidneys are viewed by gamma camera and sequential images are made every few minutes

Posted Date: 10/1/2012 7:32:03 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Radioactivity-bone cancer, kidney, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Radioactivity-bone cancer, kidney, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Radioactivity-bone cancer, kidney Discussions

Write discussion on Radioactivity-bone cancer, kidney
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
A CAR MOVING AT 25m/s ALONG A STRAIGHT LEVEL ROAD EXPERIENCE A RESISTANCE WHICH PRODUCES A RETARDATION OF 0.0001 V^3,WHERE V IS THE VELOCITY IN m/s.FIND THE DISTANCE TRAVELLED AND

Which statement concerning the electric potential of a solid object made out of a perfectly conducting medium is most correct? Answer: It is the electric field which is z

It is described to this law, if the temperature T of the object is not very dissimilar from that of the environment T0, then rate of cooling -dT/dt is proportional to the temperatu

Can a contour map explain a cause and effect relationship among three variables?


Concept of wave front  The basis of Huygens wave theory of light is his principle concerning construction of wave front. When a disturbance from a light source travels i

The physical value which does not depend on any other physical quantity is known as a fundamental physical quantity like length; mass and time are known as fundamental units.

Explain the term modulation. Name three dissimilar types of modulation used for a message signal using a sinusoidal continuous carrier wave. Describe the meaning of any one of thes

The string of a pendulum is horizontal. Mass of the bob is m. Now the string is released, what is the tension in the string at lowest position   Ans) If string length is L,    Con