• pet scan

    Asked by cdog1 on Monday, June 10, 2013

    pet scan

    pain in my chest is preventing me from lying for 45 minutes to get a pet scan.What can I do?

    2 Answers from the Community

    • SueRae1's Avatar

      Speak with your oncologist about this issue. They may be able to give you painkillers or light anesthesia to help you get through it comfortably.

      about 5 years ago
    • CAS1's Avatar

      And there are many different types of machines maybe even sending you to a different facility in order to get this done in a way that you can tolerate.
      good luck

      about 5 years ago

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