Asked by anonymousLearning About Breast Cancer
If you mean a PET scan, I've had one of those. You drink a sugary drink, wait awhile and then they inject a radioactive substance into a vein in your arm. The scan itself is similar to a CAT scan where you are in a tube like machine.Comment 1
Thanks did the PET scan and I was scared cause I don't like the machine it self!!Comment 1
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