Video: Urea Breath Test and H. Pylori

By |2021-07-30T14:01:09+03:00August 13th, 2020|Videos|

The urea breath test is used to detect Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori), a type of bacteria that may infect the stomach and is a main cause of ulcers in both the stomach and duodenum (the first part of the small intestine). H. pylori produces an enzyme called urease, which breaks urea down into ammonia

Video: Basic Introduction to Nuclear Medicine

By |2021-07-30T13:57:32+03:00February 20th, 2020|Videos|

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 camera and a computer to create images of the

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