Nuclear Medicine

PET Scanners

  • Use radioactive tracers examine parts of the body
  • radioisotopes are broken down into positrons
  • Used to detec
  • Cancer, Alzheimer's disease,Epilepsy ,Heart disease
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Gamma Knife

  • used to treat tumors and brain abnormalties
  • 200 beams shot at target
  • may have lower risk than other surgeries
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