2h to 4h


Unlike most PET scans, it is not necessary to fast to perform a DOTATOC PET scan.

Your companion will not be able to attend the PET scan.

What's more, there are no side effects, so you can leave on your own.

The amount of radioactivity used for this examination is not dangerous for those around me.

It is advisable to drink plenty of fluids on the day of the examination to eliminate the radioactive product more quickly, and thus reduce your exposure and that of those around you.

The radioactive product does not have any side effects or particular sensations.

It is rapidly eliminated through the urinary tract, so it is advisable to stay well hydrated and urinate frequently.