PET Scan

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.

Find out how to prepare for your PET scan.