Dad’s Entire Body Is Covered In Tumours

COMM: Shadot Hossain has an incredibly rare medical condition causing tumours to grow all over his body. The condition started when he was just 13. Local doctors initially tried to get him treatment for the disorder, but nothing helped, and as he grew older, the symptoms got progressively worse. COMM: Shadot used to work as…

Radiopharmaceuticals – a key component of nuclear medicine

What are radiopharmaceuticals? How are they used and produced? Radiopharmaceuticals emit low levels of radiation. They are used to diagnose and treat diseases like cancer. But some types are only effective for a short period of time. And therefore need to be produced close to where they are used. The IAEA supports the Former Yugoslav…

Clinical features of cancer: how cancers cause clinical symptoms

hi and welcome back to oncology for medical students this section of videos is on cancer diagnosis beginning with the clinical features of cancers what-a-lights cover in this video is essentially the mechanisms by which cancers make people unwell in other words what effects they have on the body and what signs and symptoms they…

Molecular Nuclear Medicine: making personalized treatment a reality

the human body a perfect machine full of wonder a self-regulating system able to repair itself when injured and defend itself from viruses and illnesses yet in this amazing vehicle which we mostly take for granted sometimes things can go wrong a prime example is cancer the disease of our century each individual responds in…