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Table 3 Age- and gender-dependent mean excess lifetime risk (chances in 100,000 persons)

From: Biokinetics, dosimetry, and radiation risk in infants after 99mTc-MAG3 scans

Age group Newborns (1.6–11.0 months) 1-year-olds (13.0–20.0 months) Males (14 patients) Females (6 patients)
Excess lifetime risk (in 100,000) 16.8 ± 13.5 14.7 ± 4.3 14.7 ± 12.7 20.7 ± 10.4
Lower bound 6.8 5.5 5.7 8.6
Upper bound 33.1 29.2 29.8 39.2
Age (months) 5.4 ± 2.4 15.7 ± 3.1 6.0 ± 3.1 9.3 ± 6.0
  1. RadRAT—Lifetime risk of developing cancer of the exposed organs with 90% uncertainty range [10]