PET Scan

One of the most advanced forms of diagnosing the issues in the body, especially at a cellular level is the Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scan. This is typically performed in conjunction with a CT scan to get the best results. But what exactly is the PET Scan, and why is it conducted? Read on to know more details about it.

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    The normal diagnostic procedures like the X-Ray are used for taking images of the internal organs of the body. The CT scan is an advancement over the X-Ray in that it provides a 3 Dimensional view of the bones and tissues. However, for certain diseases like cancer, where the doctor wants to see the images at a cellular level or check for the activity at a cellular level, a simple CT scan will not suffice. This is where a PET scan comes into the picture. 

    In combination with the CT scan, PET gives a comprehensive idea of the chemical activity at a cellular level within the body. It is a known medical fact that cancerous cells have a higher chemical activity than non-cancerous ones. This property is utilized to identify their presence with the help of a PET scan. During the PET scan, the patient is given a tracer, which is a radioactive drug combined with glucose. This tracer can be administered orally, injected or inhaled, depending on which body part is to be examined by the PET scan

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    During the PET scan, the patient is given a tracer, which is a radioactive drug combined with glucose. This tracer can be administered orally, injected or inhaled, depending on which body part is to be examined by the PET scan. Once inside the body, the tracer drug travels to different parts and collects in the areas that have a higher rate of chemical activity. The images are taken to track the presence of the tracer drug within the body.

    The areas with a high rate of chemical activity appear as bright spots in the images, thanks to the presence of a higher quantity of the tracer drug. These images are captured in the associated computer and then analysed by the radiologist. Due to this particular property, the PET scan is extremely crucial in the identification of cancerous cells within the body. It is also used to study the impact of medicine and measure the growth or reduction of these cells over the course of treatment.

    Apart from the obvious use in the scenario of cancer identification and treatment, the PET scan is also very useful in evaluating and ascertaining various heart conditions and brain-related issues. It is a critical test and is extremely useful in the identification of severe diseases, as mentioned above. However, it is not the first line of diagnosis for any medical condition and is referred to only when the doctor feels the need for such involved diagnostics.

    The biggest advantage of the PET scan is its use of molecular diagnostics and combining it with imaging to present a clearer picture. This leads to early identification of any potential life-threatening issues, thereby leading to a higher success rate in their treatment. In our effort to provide the best possible diagnostic services right in your city, we are proud of the fact that we offer the services of a full-body PET scan in Pune. 

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    Lifeberries Healthcare is fully committed to providing the best of health care and diagnostic services to its clients. Thus, we have the latest and best in class equipment to carry out a full-body PET scan, should you require one.

    Since it is an advanced medical procedure and requires the latest and most advanced equipment, the PET scan is certainly more expensive than the other methods. However, its advantage over other techniques, especially in the case of life-threatening diseases, makes it one of the most important diagnostic procedures you will undergo. Thus, we offer our clients the PET CT Scan in Pune, so that you get a better diagnosis and a faster recovery.

    PET Scan cost in Pune may vary depending on a number of factors like availability of the most advanced equipment as well as qualified radiologists who can operate this equipment and interpret the results. The prices at Lifeberries Healthcare are one of the most competitive PET Scan cost in Pune. Feel free to get in touch with our team to know more about the procedure and to get an estimate of the overall cost.

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