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PET

abbreviation for POTENTIALLY EXEMPT TRANSFER.
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Positron emission tomography (PET) is an imaging test that uses a special type of scanner in conjunction with a radiolabeled tracer (a molecular imaging agent) to visually examine biochemical processes in the body.
Fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography for interim response assessment of advanced-stage Hodgkin's lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a systematic review.
Positron emission tomography is the diagnostic medical procedure of producing a positron emission tomography scan to examine metabolic activity of the tissues particularly the brain tissue, using a radioactive isotope administered intravenously.
Fluorine18fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and iodine-131 whole-body scintigraphy in the follow-up of differentiated thyroid cancer.
A Positron Emission Tomography Computed Tomography (PET CT) has been brought to the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, by the North of England Cancer Network.
Myocardial perfusion was quantified with positron emission tomography and intravenous 13N-ammonia at rest and after dipyridamole, by means of a two-compartment mathematical model.
A UCLA study has revealed that positron emission tomography (PET) is more sensitive and accurate than computed tomography (CT) scanning in detecting whether cancer patients are responding to treatment.
Electromedical and Electrotherapeutic Apparatus Manufacturing, Diagnostic equipment, MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) manufacturing; Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) medical diagnostic equipment manufacturing; Medical ultrasound equipment manufacturing; MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) medical diagnostic equipment manufacturing; Patient monitoring equipment (e.g., intensive care coronary care unit) manufacturing; PET (positron emission equipment tomography) scanners manufacturing; and Positron emission tomography (PET) scanners manufacturing, North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code 334510 product number 6525.
Xiaoyuan Chen, Hongjie Dai, and their colleagues used several imaging techniques, including positron emission tomography, to track the distribution of nanotubes injected into the tail veins of mice.
Editorial will cover such topics as structural and functional MRI, positron emission tomography, EEG and event-related potentials, and optical imaging.
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 7, 2006 - (JCN) - So-net M3, a Sony Communication Network affiliate, has formed a business alliance with Tokyo-based company Methods, and begun offering m3.com PET Reservation, a PET (positron emission tomography) examination service.
Barco has added a high-performance BarcoMed display controller to its Color Coronis 2MP LCD designed for computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance (MR) and positron emission tomography (PET) applications.

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