The combination of the CT scan and the PET scan is still a pretty recent thing but now the imaging device is a staple in diagnostic centers across the world. New PET/CT scans provides very detailed images and more concise answers to important diagnostic questions. Read more to find out how they work.
Many diagnostic imaging scans may seem foreign to patients and understandably so. The use of tracers and dyes can be intimidating and may even raise questions regarding patient safety. Radiation exposure is a common question concerning PET scans, but we are here to clear up any safety concerns you may have.