Nuclear medicine is a specialized area of radiology that uses small amounts of radioactive material called radiotracers. Doctors use nuclear medicine to diagnose, evaluate and treat various diseases, including some cancers. It is used to spot tumors and visualize if the cancer has spread. It can also help target cancer cells.
There are several types of nuclear medicine that treat cancer. They include:
Radioactive iodine therapy
Cancer Centers of America's top nuclear medicine specialists come with decades of experience and are armed with the latest diagnostic techniques to help diagnose and treat cancer. With advanced technology and equipment, CCA Ludhiana is placed as a top nuclear medicine center in the country.