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The Clinical Impact of Utilizing NETSPOT

The Clinical Impact of Utilizing NETSPOT

NETSPOT (68Ga-Dotatate) is a radioactive diagnostic agent used for PET imaging that is gaining ground among practices. FDA-approved in 2016, NETSPOT is used in imaging to locate somatostatin receptor positive neuroendocrine tumors in adult and pediatric patients. The commercial product

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CT vs. MRI: What to Use and Why

CT vs. MRI: What to Use and Why

Physicians are often faced with diagnostic situations for which it is important to order the right type of neuroimaging. One of the most common decisions is whether to use MRI or CT scans. Both types of imaging are capable of

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How Theranostics are Changing Nuclear Medicine

What is theranostics in nuclear medicine? Theranostics is a new term in the field of medicine, but gaining considerable traction. The concept of theranostics refers to the integration of therapeutics and diagnostics in one package. For example, with imaging and

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Digital vs. Analog MRI: A Feature Comparison

Digital vs. Analog MRI: A Feature Comparison

What are you getting when you choose either digital or analog MRI? Patients and physicians often have questions. After all, everyone wants to ensure that they have the best possible chance for an accurate and timely diagnosis. The underlying message

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