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How is radiation poisoning diagnosed?

A person usually knows if they have been exposed to radiation. They may have received medical treatments involving radiation, had a work-related accident, or heard news of a local disaster. The amount of exposure is related to the timing and type of symptoms. With higher doses, symptoms appear sooner, progress more rapidly, and are more serious.

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