Pet-CT is an imaging scan that helps the doctor to visualize if cancer has spread to any other organs. This decides the stage of your cancer
Usually takes 30-40 minutes
You have to come empty stomach for the test
Your sugar , creatinine etc. will be checked prior to the scan
You will be given an injection that contains a radioactive agent that helps to see the cancer cells in the scan
No, the scan does not hurt you
Usually you get the results on the same day.