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PET/CT FDG Body Scan: How to prepare and what to expect - 03/2023
PET/CT FDG Body Scan: How to prepare and what to expect
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This handout tells about a positron emission tomography (PET)/CT body scan. The test is done to help diagnose cancer and other health problems. Included are common uses of a PET scan, what to expect, how to prepare, how the scan works, and how to get test results.
University of Washington Medical Center
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Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
PET/CT Scan (positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan)