We Make the Invisible, Visible
At CereScan® we provide two types of nuclear medicine procedures for the brain – qSPECT® and DaTscan™. Your doctor may decide to order one of these studies, along with other medical tests and clinical exams, to help decide if your symptoms are due to a complex neurological, psychiatric or other disorder.
Because some conditions begin with changes at the cellular level, nuclear medicine, or molecular imaging, has the potential to identify disorders in an earlier, more treatable stage, often before structural imaging and other tests are able to reveal abnormalities. Based on medical literature, the following disorders can have signature blood flow patterns that can be visualized with nuclear medicine: