After the PET/CT exam

After the PET/CT exam

  • Drink plenty of fluids for the rest of the day to clear out any residual radiopharmaceutical from your body
  • You may resume your regular diet and regular activity
  • You may experience loose stools from the oral contrast
  • Your images will be interpreted by a board-certified radiologist and the results will be sent to your physician within 24-48 hours.  You will discuss the results with your ordering physician.

Contact Information

PET/CT Imaging at Swedish Cancer Institute
1221 Madison Street
Suite 150
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-215-6487
Fax: 206-215-3651
Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

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Cancer services are provided at the Arnold Pavilion and at our locations in Ballard, Bellevue, Cherry Hill, Edmonds, Redmond, Mill CreekIssaquah and Burien (Highline partnership).




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