Last update Oct. 28, 2014
Pump-out breast milk and store it in refrigerator for some days before testing. After test is done, dispose milk for:
1 week if dose is 7 Mbq (0,2 mCi)
2 weeks if dose is 50 Mbq (1,3 mCi)
4 weeks if dose is 150 Mbq (4,0 mCi)
Keep-on pumping to mantain milk production.
Choose the shortest half-life span radionuclide as possible.
We do not have alternatives for Gallium-67 Citrate.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.
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