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Positron Emission Tomography, Brain

Positron Emission Tomography, Brain is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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PET scan of the brain.

Common Use:
To assess blood flow and metabolic processes of the brain to assist in diagnosis of disorders such as ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke or cancer and to evaluate head trauma.

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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Positron Emission Tomography, Brain." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425020/all/Positron_Emission_Tomography__Brain.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Positron Emission Tomography, Brain. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425020/all/Positron_Emission_Tomography__Brain. Accessed March 22, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Positron Emission Tomography, Brain. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425020/all/Positron_Emission_Tomography__Brain
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Positron Emission Tomography, Brain [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 March 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425020/all/Positron_Emission_Tomography__Brain.
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