Positron Emission Tomography or PET combined with Computed Tomography or CT scan, allows for two simultaneous exams.
A PET exam studies the biological activity of the inner organs.
A CT exam is the study of organ anatomy and morphology.
The goal is to detect abnormal organic activity such as inflammation, or tumorous or infectious lesions.
This film addresses itself to those wishing to know more about the examination procedure which lasts approximately two hours.