FAQ #15 About Colon Cancer

March 17th, 2011 by mike Leave a reply »

What is a PET scan and can it be used for colon cancer detection instead of a colonoscopy?

PET scanning is still at an early stage of development in the detection and staging of gastrointestinal tumors. At the present time it is not replacing colonoscopy for diagnosing colon cancer.

Source: PreventCancer.org

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