nuclear medicine


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nuclear medicine

n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the use of radionuclides in diagnosis and treatment of disease.

nuclear medicine

n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the use of radionuclides in the diagnosis and treatment of disease

nu′clear med′icine


n.
diagnostic and therapeutic medical techniques using radionuclides or radioisotopes.
[1950–55]
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Noun1.nuclear medicine - the branch of medicine that uses radioactive materials either to image a patient's body or to destroy diseased cells
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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nu·cle·ar med·i·cine

n. medicina nuclear, rama de la medicina que concierne el empleo de radionúclidos para usos de diagnóstico y servicios terapéuticos.
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