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Q about bone scans-- do they involve exposure to radiation?

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Dr. Robert Levine
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Minimal

There is some radiation exposure as a bone scan involves injecting a radioactive isotope into your blood and then scaning your body to see where the radioactive isotope accumulates.

In brief: Minimal

There is some radiation exposure as a bone scan involves injecting a radioactive isotope into your blood and then scaning your body to see where the radioactive isotope accumulates.
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