Unit Example Timespan Sequalae
0.1µSv Eating a banana Instant Nothing
100µSv Chest X-ray Instant Nothing
100mSv Double yearly dose permitted for US radiatin workers Year Lowest annual dose where increased lifetime risk of cancer is evident
1Sv Found in Fukushima ground water (Aug 2013) hour Temporary radiation sickness
2Sv Highly targeted dose used in conventional radiotherapy Instant Typical radioation sickness
These table shows some examples of radiation and its sequelaes.
Length Time Ø µSv/h
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