Father exposed family to radiation by peeing in backyard following nuclear medicine treatment

Mail Online | 7/29/2019 | Sahar Mourad For Daily Mail Australia
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A father who peed in the backyard while he was being treated with nuclear medicine has exposed his family to radiation, according to a new report.

The man discharged himself from hospital after receiving radiotherapy which involved nuclear medicine, before relieving himself in his garden.

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He is among hundreds who have been exposed to radiation to have been reported to the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPNSA).

The latest statistics show a total of 575 incidents reported in 2017, which was an increase by 47 per cent from...
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