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Nuclear Medıcıne Department







Pamukkale University Hospitals Nuclear Medicine Department inpatient service and special
treatment center carries out the radionuclide therapy for cancer treatments. The Nuclear Medicine
Department is one of the few centers in Turkey with special equipment and specialized academic
staff.

APPLICATIONS AND APPLICATION TECHNOLOGIES IN THE DEPARTMENT
- SPECT/BT device that performs all scintigraphic imaging (Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy,
bone scintigraphy, kidney scintigraphy, thyroid scintigraphy etc…)
- PET/BT device which is used for positron emission tomography imaging (F-18 oncological
PET/BT, miocard viability, brain PET, Ga-68 in Prostate cancer and GA-68 DOTA PET in
neuroendocrine tumors)
- Application of Radionuclide treatments (iodine-131 thyroid cancer treatment, Lu-177 PSMA and
DOTA cancer treatments).

In the Nuclear Medicine Department of Pamukkale University Hospitals, approximately 250-300
cancer patients are treated each year with radionuclide therapy and also our polyclinic services
manage the follow-up of around 1500-2000 thyroid and goiter patients each year. We advance
confidently with the high technology required in this field and with the confidence of our specialized
personnel.

“Diagnosis and treatment require high technology and expertise; let us advance
together towards a future of health and trust”

Updated Date:4/4/2019 9:59:36 AM

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