Experiences with PET scan experiences

  1. 12 days ago
    Dkoreen213's Avatar

    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Full body pet scan to determine molecular cell activity - locations.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Jim2017
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell L...
    3 months ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    went well, learned that is is best to remain quiet while radioactive material is diffusing in system as to insure quality results of...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • JackiH
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    11 months ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    after 3 months of having test after test ( x Ray ultrasound MRI CT bloods FNA biopsy core biopsy ECG) I found the PET scan not so ba...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • SueRae1
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    11 months ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was surprised at how pleasant and calming the experience was. I was also very easy to set up. I called on Thur and got an appoint...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Francyn
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    12 months ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Pretty good news. PET scan showed two small areas on my upper right thigh in addition to the expected or known areas in my left groi...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Song4Him
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast C...
    about 1 year ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    I went in for a PET scan because my pathology came back bad from my mastectomy. Out of 19 lymph nodes removed,13 showed positive for...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
    1 Comment
    • Kandrida
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell ...
    over 1 year ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had my PET Scan two weeks into November. Scan came out clear! My Lymphoma is gone! I will begin scans every 3 months now!

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    over 1 year ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Pet scan went very smoothly,the staff was friendly, very professional. The waiting for the results is the hardest, to see if the can...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    3 Comments
    • mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Rescheduled twice because the machine that makes the solution was inoperable for a couple of weeks. I liked the valium alot! Made i...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Kandrida
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell ...
    over 1 year ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had my second PET scan done last Tuesday.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Kandrida
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell ...
    almost 2 years ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    The scan was okay. The recliner they made me sit in for an hour was god awfully uncomfortable though. I'm stiff and sore from both t...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • marsscout
    • Experience with Carcinoma, Endometri...
    about 2 years ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Good results. Upcoming radiation is to make sure all cancer is gone because they couldn't find my lymphnodes.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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