During a bone scan, your radiologist will check to see if there have been any physical or chemical changes in your bones. To do this, a small amount of radioactive of material is placed in an IV and then metabolized, explains J. Mark Fulmer, MD, a diagnostic radiologist on the medical staff at Baylor University … Continue reading Understanding radiology: What is a bone scan?
Medical imaging is an integral part of most every cancer journey. If your doctor suspects cancer, one of the next steps will likely be an appointment with a radiologist. You’ve probably heard the term radiology or radiologist, but do you understand what role the radiologist plays in your care? Do you know what to expect if … Continue reading Understanding Radiology: What is a Radiologist?