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PET scan

A PET (positron emission tomography) scan is an imaging test used to diagnose certain diseases. Find out what the scan involves and how it works.

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Tomography

Links to trusted information about tomography.

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CT scans - information for referrers

Provides doctors requesting CT scans with information regarding CT related radiation in children and young people.

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Lung cancer diagnosis

A number of tests will be performed to investigate symptoms of lung cancer and confirm a diagnosis. Find out about lung cancer diagnosis.

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CT scans - information for parents and carers

Providing parents and carers with information about CT scans.

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CT scans - information for radiographers and medical imaging providers

Resources, protocols and other information to support medical imaging services, including radiographers and medical physicists, when they are undertaking this specialised form of scanning on children and young people.

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CT scan

A CT scan is a medical procedure carried out by a machine that creates a 3D image of your body by moving in a circular motion around you.

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CT scans - information for dental practitioners and their patients

Information supporting dental healthcare professionals to talk with parents and carers about CT scans.

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Brain tumour diagnosis

If you suspect you may have a brain tumour, it is important to go see your doctor who may recommend tests. Learn more about how a brain tumour is diagnosed.

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Lymphoma diagnosis

Diagnosis for lymphoma may involve a range of tests, including biopsies, CT scans, MRIs, and PET scans. The results of these tests will tell doctors what type of treatments are available. Read to find out more.

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Pancreatic cancer diagnosis

Your doctor may use a range of tests and techniques to indicate the likelihood of pancreatic cancer but to get a definite diagnosis, a biopsy is required.

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