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It is a functional/physiological imaging that uses a tiny amount of radioactive tracer (not a dye) to examine the function of different parts of the body. Examples are heart disease, bone disease, cancer and many others.
All Nuclear Medicine Scans are bulk billed.
No. There are no side effects.
By 24 hours, there is negligible/minimal radioactive tracer (Technetium) left.