Scintigraphy is one of the medical tests that used to help diagnose some diseases, especially those that are related to body parts of the endocrinological, osseous, respiratory and renal systems. It is a test similar to others such as radiography or magnetic resonance. It differs from this because, before performing it, it is necessary for the patient to take radiopharmaceuticals that prepare them for the scintigraphy in the same test.
Scintigraphy is one of the medical tests that uses imaging techniques that have been studied the most. It was one of the first to appear, so it has had a great development in the world of medicine. Like any other test that involves the use of radioactive energy, over the years has been experimenting to minimize the possible side effects that could cause. Therefore, today it is a safe test that helps to identify problems in any of the organs that we have in our body.