What is Positron Emission Tomography?

By |2020-11-24T10:41:45+03:00November 23rd, 2020||

Positron Emission Tomography, is a type of nuclear medicine imaging. PET scan may detect the early onset of disease by identifying changes at the cellular level before other imaging tests can. PET uses a small amount of radioactive material that can be detected on the PET scanner. The most commonly used radiotracer is F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose,