Positron emission tomography (PET) scan is an imaging technique used to diagnose the disease in the body. It uses radioactive tracers to visualize the internal organs of the body. It measures the blood flow and oxygen flow in the body. It is used commonly to detect cancer, heart disease, and brain disorders.
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Query: Hi doctor, My CT scan says defined streaky opacity with associated loss volume and clustered tree in bud nodules have developed in the anterior segment of the upper left lobe. The associated central bronchi are impacted. Without an obvious mass, although a small central lesion is not excluded. The ... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Tree in bud appearance generally favors an infection. Can you upload your CT scan so that it may help? Do not bother about lung cancer. Revert with more information to a pulmonologist online --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/pulmonologist Read Full »