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Dangerous Side of X-rays

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There is a dangerous side to taking X-rays of the human body, as early researchers experienced firsthand. 

This image depicts such an event when a radiologist is examining not just his patient but his own hands.


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Image online, courtesy Institute of Radiology and Imaging Science.

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