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Nuclear scan of the large intestine

Nuclear scan of the large intestine

Nuclear scan of the large intestine: A nuclear scan of the large intestine is a functional image of the abdominal area following intravenous injection of a radioactive tracer substance; the substance is uniformly metabolized by normal cells, whereas diseased cells acquire the substance more readily. The increase in radioactivity is detected by a gamma-ray camera and generates an image that shows the diseased area.

Nuclear scan of the large intestine: Other Names

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Symptoms Associated with Nuclear scan of the large intestine

These symptoms may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with Nuclear scan of the large intestine:

Diseases Associated with Nuclear scan of the large intestine

These diseases or medical conditions may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with Nuclear scan of the large intestine:

  • Cancer of the large intestine
  • Infection of the large intestine
  • Inflammation of the large intestine

Basic Information: Nuclear scan of the large intestine

Disease or Condition count: 0; see list of conditions below. These are the diseases or medical conditions in which the medical test 'Nuclear scan of the large intestine' may be involved.

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