CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) looks at PET (positron emission tomography) as adjunct in certain cancer imaging
This article was originally published in Clinica
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) said been asked to consider whether Medicare should begin covering the use of positron emission tomography as an adjunct to conventional imaging for the diagnosis of brain, cervical, pancreatic, small cell lung and testicular cancers.
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