Nuclear medicine

NUCLEAR MEDICINE


Ahsania Mission Cancer & General Hospital (AMCGH) Nuclear Medicine department is a vast section comprised of highly specialized physicians, radio chemists, radio pharmacists and physicists committed to an extremely sensitive and sophisticated area of medicine.

Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty which is the application of radioactive substances in diagnosis and treatment of diseases. It is “radiology done inside out” or “endoradiology” as it records radiation emitting from within the body rather than radiation that is generated by external sources like X-rays.