PET-CT Center Navicent Health

WHAT ARE THE SPECIFIC BENEFITS OF PET/CT?

The information obtained from these types of exams is different and often can't be obtained with other imaging tests.

Potential for earlier detection of a problem or disease

Painless procedure and may minimize the need for further, more invasive testing

Effective tracking of the response to treatment of a problem

Greater accuracy in staging cancer and more precise treatment planning

Short imaging time (usually less than 30 minutes)