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How do radioisotopes help people?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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In brief: Diagnosis and treat

Radioisotopes are radioactive atoms affixed to various chemicals and biological compounds which can then localize sites of disease in the body.
They can also be used to treat a few condtions, the most prominent being hyperactive thyroid.

In brief: Diagnosis and treat

Radioisotopes are radioactive atoms affixed to various chemicals and biological compounds which can then localize sites of disease in the body.
They can also be used to treat a few condtions, the most prominent being hyperactive thyroid.
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