SPECT-CT 1
Photo Credit: John Brooks
Sgt. Christopher Funke, noncommissioned officer-in-charge of Nuclear Medicine at General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, injects Pfc. Sara Reagers, C Company, 84th Chemical Battalion, with a radiopharmaceutical. Three to four hours later after the substance has worked its way through the body, the Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography machine can detect the low-level radiation absorbed by stress-injured bone.
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