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Nuclear Medicine Technologists

On the Job


Nuclear Medicine Technologists prepare radioactive drugs and administer them to patients undergoing scans. The radioactive drugs cause abnormal areas of the body to appear different from normal areas in the images.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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