Patient Dose Information Guidance

Of concern to many individuals with Gorlin Syndrome is the risk from medical diagnostic procedures. 

 The table in the following link gives effective dose and equivalent periods of natural background radiation from diagnostic medical exposures. Visit GOV.UK for information. 

If you have concerns about any aspect of the diagnostic procedures being offered to you then it is important that you speak to your doctor. 

 

 


 Originally produced by Professor P. A. Farndon, Clinical Geneticist, Jim Costello (deceased) and Margaret Costello.  We are reliant on a team of medical advisors for the clinical content of the website. We are grateful for their continuing support. 
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