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What is Iodine 124 (I-124) Dosimetry?

I-124 dosimetry is a smart approach to assess the optimal Iodine 131 (I-131) dose to the Differentiated Thyroid Disease (DTC) patients. This assessment normally apply to the patient received I-131 more than 7.4 GBq. In principle, I-124 has the same characteristicwith I-131, but have good advantage in tumor imaging. I-124 is a radionuclide substance that is used to see the location of thyroid tumors in patients body.

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What is PET Radiopharmaceutical?

PET-CT (Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography) is a modern nuclear imaging technique that is useful to investigate functional imaging related to the cancer disease. The thyroid, bones, heart, liver and many other organs can be easily imaged, and disorders in their function revealed by using Positron Emission Tomography (PET) radiopharmaceutical.

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Eye Problems Among Elderly

Introduction Having a good eye sight is valuable compared to other things. It is unfortunate if an elder having a poor eye sight, one will stop from enjoying an active lifestyle. For instance; “Before this, I still able to read at near without holding the reading materials further away from …

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Osgood Schlatter Disease

What is Osgood Schlatter Disease? Osgood Schlatter Disease is inflammation of the Patella Tendon among teens. The Patella Tendon is the connecting structure that is just below the lower margin of the knee cap.  Generally, other than pain, swelling will be noted over the said tendon. This condition is named …

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