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Based on a clinical evaluation, your doctor may recommend nuclear medicine iodine-131 cancer eradication treatment to further treat your thyroid cancer.
Based on a clinical evaluation, your doctor may recommend a nuclear medicine renal ( kidney ) parenchymal scan to confirm a suspected kidney disorder.
The following introduction will help you gain further understanding on the technetium-99m-TRODAT-1 brain single photon emission computed tomography from the Department of Nuclear Medicine.
If you are arranged for the Nuclear Medicine Sentinel Lymph Node Scintigraphy, the following introduction will help you gain further understanding on the examination.
Head injury occurs when patients suffer from head and brain tissue injuries of violent forces, car accidents, or falling conditions.
When there is abnormal swelling with spinal cavity, it is known as spinal cord tumor which is often discriminated by its locations: and they are inside the cavity, outside hard myeloid intramembranous spinal cord, and outside hard myeloid membrane. Most common malignant tumors are metastasized from none of the above. Most idiopathic tumors inside the spinal cavity are benign.
Spinal cord is bright white in color and approximately 46 cm in length. It is the main pathway for connecting our brain. You may get paraplegia after spinal cord injuries.
Brain tumors are tumors inside the skull, often named differently by their types and parts which could generate different neurological symptoms.
It yields 500 milliliter cerebrospinal fluid and it is absorbed after circulation. When cerebrospinal fluid is congested and absorbed abnormally, such accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid is deemed hydrocephalus.
Gamma knife is an advanced radiation surgical treatment. It introduces advanced stereotactic surgery. Gamma ray aims faultlessly at healing the nidus part of the brain.