for bone mets

  • Skeletal imaging with highest sensitivity and resolution
  • Preferred imaging modality for identifying metastatic bone disease
  • Owing to superior image resolution, excellent for imaging athletic bone injuries
  • Evaluation of low backache
  • Single scan that image the entire skeleton in 20 min
  • Most useful to look for cancer spread to the bones
  • Also useful to detect early fractures, infection of the bones

Did you know ?
Bone PET can precisely identify the exact site of facet arthropathy, increasingly known as a common cause of low backache