Table 3.

Estimated human organ absorbed dose

Target organAbsorbed dose (mGy/MBq)
Adrenals6.46E-03
Brain4.84E-03
Breasts3.97E-03
Gallbladder wall6.48E-03
Lower large intestine wall9.40E-03
Small intestine7.53E-03
Stomach wall5.27E-03
Upper large intestine wall6.67E-03
Heart wall3.26E-03
Kidneys4.81E-02
Liver7.38E-03
Lungs3.01E-03
Muscle3.95E-03
Ovaries9.06E-03
Pancreas4.38E-03
Red marrow5.35E-03
Osteogenic cells7.59E-03
Skin3.84E-03
Spleen6.57E-03
Testes7.06E-03
Thymus4.43E-03
Thyroid4.45E-03
Urinary bladder wall1.51E-01
Uterus1.45E-02
Total body5.71E-03
Effective dose equivalent (mSv/MBq)1.80E-02
Effective dose (mSv/MBq)1.36E-02