Nuclear medicine imaging uses small amounts of radioactive materials called radiotracers that are typically injected into the bloodstream inhaled or swallowed the radiotracer travels through the area being examined and gives off energy in the form of gamma rays which are detected by a special . Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers radiopharmaceuticals to assess bodily functions and to diagnose and treat disease specially designed cameras allow doctors to track the path of these radioactive trace. What are molecular imaging and nuclear medicine molecular imaging is a type of medical imaging that provides detailed pictures of what is happening inside the body at the molecular and cellular level. Nuclear medicine is the branch of medicine that involves the administration of radioactive substances in order to diagnose and treat disease the scans performed in nuclear medicine are carried
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