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PET Scan. How long to avoid baby?

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MrsWhirling Fri 01-Mar-13 08:57:33

Hi all,

My DM underwent a PET scan yesterday afternoon. I was wondering how long she should avoid contact with my DCs due to the radiation levels? Xx

SarkyPants Fri 01-Mar-13 09:07:30

No need to avoid.

SarkyPants Fri 01-Mar-13 09:09:38

Sorry. That was too flippant.
NHS guidance says "a few hours".

MrsWhirling Fri 01-Mar-13 09:10:50

LOL! Thank you xx

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