Bone scintigraphy. Definition

Medical Definition: Bone scintigraphy

Imaging method that provides important information about the bones, including the location of the cancer may have spread to them. It can be done on an outpatient basis and painless, except for the prick of the needle when injecting a low dose of radioactive substance into a vein. This test images are obtained to know where the radioactivity collects, indicating the presence of an anomaly.

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