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Normal Kidney Nuclear Medicine Scan

Normal kidney nuclear medicine scan

Image courtesy of Intermountain Medical Imaging, Boise, Idaho.

Kidney illustration © Healthwise, Incorporated

This kidney nuclear medicine scan shows the normal flow of radioactive tracer from the kidneys, through the ureters, to the bladder.

Current as of: December 9, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Howard B. Schaff, MD - Diagnostic Radiology