Syringes, Plunger, Protective, Radiopharmaceutical
Definition : Protective plunger syringes designed for injection of radiopharmaceuticals; allowing conventional radiation exposure prevention while offering needlestick protection. These syringes usually include the safety mechanism as an integral part; typically the syringes can be operated with a radiation shield properly positioned to prevent exposure to the radiopharmaceutical. Radiopharmaceutical protective syringes are used in nuclear medicine and other clinical (e.g., radiographic) procedures that may require injection of radiopharmaceuticals.
Entry Terms : "Nuclear Medicine Syringes" , "Radiopharmaceutical Injection Syringes"
UMDC code : 20680