PET-CT scanner control room. This type of scan is a combination of a PET (positron emission tomography) scan and a CT (computed tomography) scan. The CT scan takes a series of X-rays to form 3D pictures of the inside of the body. A PET scan shows how active cells are in different parts of the body. Cancer cells are usually more active than other cells, so they show up on the PET scan. This combined technique is used for cancer staging and diagnosis, particularly the early detection of pancreatic cancer. Filmed at the Cancer Centre at Guy's Hospital, London, UK.
Science Photo Library
Model Release :
Aspect ratio :
Prix pour cette vidéo À partir de 70 €
Publicité (Communication d'entreprise etc)À partir de 70 €
Rédactionnel (Sites web multiples etc)À partir de 125 €
Médias (Émission TV, Divertissement TV etc)À partir de 150 €