Cardiac PET CT Scan is a stress test. Main purpose of this test is to check blood flow to the heart.
This test effectively detects coronary artery diseases by showing reduced blood flow. Doctors also advise undergoing this test to know real-time situations for heart blockage.
You will be injected with a radioactive tracer and asked to wait for sometime so that tracer can accumulate at the targeted area before undergoing the test inside a large tube like scanner.
Observe Fasting as directed by the Radiologist. Patients are also advised to change to loose gown and remove jewelry items before undergoing the test.
* Doctor's prescription slip
* Documents related to medical history
* Any valid ID proof for verification
You are instructed to wait for at least 4 hours or until it gets normal. Also, drink a lot of water to flush radioactive material from the body. Do not eat carbohydrates enriched items like pasta, rice, breads and others for the next 36-48 hours. Also, stay away from kids and females for the next 4-5 days.
This test costs around Rs 23000-27000/- Reach certified diagnostic centre as early as possible for best results.MAKE A PAYMENT BOOK TEST SAMPLE
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