Courtesy of Intermountain Medical Imaging, Boise, Idaho.
Figure 1 is a PET scan that shows normal activity in a healthy brain. Figure 2 is
a PET scan of a brain in a person with Alzheimer's disease. The gray area outlined
on Figure 2 shows lower levels of brain activity.
Current as ofMarch 28, 2019
Author: Healthwise Staff Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine Howard B. Schaff, MD - Diagnostic Radiology
Medical Review:Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Howard B. Schaff, MD - Diagnostic Radiology
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