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Residency in Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Medicine | General Information

The University of Wisconsin Section of Nuclear Medicine provides image interpretation of a wide range of nuclear medicine procedures including positron emission tomography (PET) examinations. The section is composed of experts in multiple areas including general nuclear medicine and PET imaging, nuclear cardiology, and the imaging and treatment of patients with thyroid cancer. Therapies in patients with various forms of cancer are routinely performed with unsealed sources such as radioactive iodine and labeled antibodies. The section has state-of-the-art imaging equipment including PET/CT and SPECT/CT scanners.

PET/FDG scans before and after chemotherapy
PET/FDG scans before and after chemotherapy in a young woman with nodular sclerosing Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Last updated: 1/6/2014
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