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What is the meaning of Millirem (mrem)?

Cody Miles | July 4, 2018

The millirem (mrem) is one thousandth of a rem. A rem is a large dose of radiation, so millirem (mrem) is often used for the dosages commonly experienced, such as the amount of radiation received from medical x-rays and background sources.

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