December 23, 2016

PET-CT and Pancreatic Cancer

PET-CT scanning involves positron emission tomography (PET scanning) and computed tomography (C scanning) combined into one machine. A PET-CT scan shows information about the tissues of […]
October 21, 2016

PET CT Scanning and Ovarian Cancer

PET/CT scanning is sometimes used to detect gynecological cancers, such as ovarian cancer. Ovarian cancer affects 30 to 50 women out of every 100,000 women and […]
September 14, 2016

PET-CT Scanning and Cancer Detection

PET-CT scanning involves using ionizing radiation and positron emission tomography (PET scanning) to help identify cancerous areas of the body. It uses a radioactive glucose solution […]