Test your Knowledge - QUESTION 1

Problems in determining the dose from radionuclides inside the body include:

a. radioactive material being difficult to detect through external measurements.

b. uncertainties in the distribution of the material inside the body.

c. the rate of elimination (excretion) of the material varying from person to person.

d. uncertainty about when the intake of material actually occurred.

e. all of the above are true.

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