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Radionuclide Imaging

"Radionuclide Imaging" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The production of an image obtained by cameras that detect the radioactive emissions of an injected radionuclide as it has distributed differentially throughout tissues in the body. The image obtained from a moving detector is called a scan, while the image obtained from a stationary camera device is called a scintiphotograph.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Radionuclide Imaging" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Radionuclide Imaging" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 779 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 49 publications in 2013
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.