A new state-of-the-art combination PET/CT scanner, chosen by TIME Magazine as one of its Inventions of the Year for 2000, is capable of early detection of the recurrence of cancer, accurate tumor detection and localization for a variety of cancers.
Performs both PET and CT scans simultaneously
Patients do not have to undergo two separate tests
Entire scanning process is generally performed in less than one hour
Improved image quality
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) produces powerful images of the human body's biological functions. It can effectively pinpoint the source of many of the most common cancers, heart and neurological diseases.