Ionizing radiation

What is Ionizing radiation?

Corpuscular (neutrons, electrons) or electromagnetic (gamma) radiation of sufficient energy to ionize the irradiated material.

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what is ionizing radiation and what cancer does it gives

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Brief Answer:
Used in radiation therapy to treat tumors and leukemia.

Detailed Answer:
Hi

Ionizing radiation is a type of energy released by atoms...

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IS A PET SCAN FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE SAFE TO TAKE. ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS?

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Brief Answer:
PET scan causes ionizing radiation hazards but it is too small.

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Hello,
Thanks for writing to HealthcareMagic,
I've...

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dear dr
firstly may i ask if using a cracked screen cellphone harmful? like if it remits more radiation?

my left upper eyelid had been twitching...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Doubts clarified.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thanks for writing in.

In reply to your first question, a cracked cell phone screen will...

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