Palladium 103 (Pd-103)

Overstaging
May 29, 2014
Pallaitive
May 29, 2014

Palladium 103 (Pd-103)

An isotope used in prostate brachytherapy and other implant sites. Pd-103 emits low energy radiation mostly beta and has a half life of 17 days. It therefore dissipates approximately 90% of its energy within 2 months.