PET scans, or Positron Emission Tomography, use positively charged particles
to detect slight changes in your metabolism and chemical activities with
a color-coded image of your body's function.
Common Uses Of The PET Scan
PET scans are used primarily to detect cancer such as breast cancer, lung
cancer, colorectal cancer, lymphoma, melanoma and other skin cancers by
measuring abnormal molecular cell activity.
how to prepare for your PET scan.