Dr. Ziauddin Hospital

NUCLEAR MEDICINE

THE MEDICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast

THE MEDICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Department of Nuclear Medicine at Dr. Ziauddin Hospital was established in 1993. Since its inception it has been providing diagnostic and therapeutic facilities to patients. Nuclear Medicine procedures are highly sensitive and specific tests. They are performed with tracer quantity of radioisotope.

  • The Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA) certifies our Nuclear Medicine Services. The PNRA operates under the regulatory requirements of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and conducts regular audits and inspections for quality assurance and radiation safety.

    Mission

    Our mission is to provide better diagnostic & therapeutic services.

    Diagnostic Services

    1. Nuclear Cardiology
      1. Gated Myocardial Perfusion Study with physical exercise
      2. Gated Myocardial Perfusion Study with pharmacological intervention
      3. Hibernating myocardium study
      4. MUGA scan
    2. Bone scan
    3. Renal Scan with MAG-3/DTPA/DMSA
    4. Renal study for GFR by plasma clearance method
    5. Captopril stress renal scan for renovascular hypertension
    6. Thyroid scan with uptake
    7. Parathyroid scan
    8. Lung perfusion study
    9. HIDA scan (hepatobiliary imaging)
    10. RBC scan for GI bleed/hemangioma
    11. Meckel’s Diverticulum radionuclide study
    12. Brain perfusion scan
    13. Radionuclide CSF study (Cisternography)
    14. CSF shunt evaluation
    15. Scintimammography
    16. Lymphoscintigraphy
    17. I-131 MIBG diagnostic scan
    18. I-131 whole body diagnostic scan
    19. DXA scan

     

    Therapeutic Service (for Appointment and Preparation Consult Nuclear Physician)

    • I-131 treatment for toxic goiter (out patient)
    • I-131 treatment for thyroid cancer (in patient)
    • I-131 MIBG therapy  (in patient)
    • P-53 bone palliation therapy  (out patient)

    For appointment and preparation consult Nuclear Physician

    Facilities

    • Gamma Camera
    • Stress Lab
    • Radio pharmacy with equipped hot lab
    • Assigned waiting area for injected patients
    • Radionuclide treatment day care facility (North campus)
    • Radionuclide treatment room (North campus)
    • DXA suite

    Cooperation Affiliations

    • Dr. Ziauddin University Hospital
    • Pakistan Society of Nuclear Medicine
    • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
    • European Association of Nuclear Medicine
    • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

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