POWAY, Calif., Oct. 14, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Digirad Corporation (Nasdaq:DRAD) will release before the market opens on Thursday, October 28, 2010, financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2010.

A conference call is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. EDT (8:00 am PDT) on October 28 to discuss the results and management's outlook. The call may be accessed by dialing 877-941-4776 five minutes prior to the scheduled start time and referencing Digirad. A simultaneous webcast of the call may be accessed online from the Events & Presentations link on the Investor Relations page at www.digirad.com ; an archived replay of the webcast will be available within 15 minutes of the end of the conference call.

About Digirad

Digirad is a leading developer and manufacturer of medical diagnostic imaging systems including solid-state gamma cameras for nuclear cardiology and general nuclear medicine applications. Digirad is also one of the largest national providers of in-office nuclear cardiology imaging and ultrasound services to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers through its Digirad Imaging Solutions division. For more information, please visit www.digirad.com .
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