Department of Nuclear Medicine
Having an examination
18FDG PET ONCOLOGY-INFLAMMATION
This examination is prescribed to clarify an image seen on another imaging examination, for diagnosis or to monitor the progression of tumours or to investigate certain other inflammatory or infectious diseases (except heart disease).
18-NAF PET SCAN
Examination prescribed for the assessment of the extension of certain tumours, in certain rheumatological disorders and for the evaluation of atheroma plaques on arterial walls.
In some cases, 18F-NaF PET replaces bone scanning.
This examination is prescribed to assess certain endocrine tumours and to investigate certain neurological syndromes.
18F-CHOLINE PET SCAN of the parathyroid
Examination prescribed for the assessment of a parathormone elevation, in order to locate the hyperfunctional parathyroid gland(s)