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  • On the day of the study the patient must fast for at least 4-6 hours.
  • We inject a radioactive glucose substance in the patient. Allergies and other complications to the injection are very rare. Once the radioactive substance is injected, the patient must rest and relax for about an hour. Images are then taken for about 25 minutes.
  • If you suffer from Diabetes, and if you are pregnant and , or breastfeeding a child please click HERE
  • The day before the study you must avoid any kind of exercise and follow a diet high in protein and zero carbs.
  • We suggests the following diet. Breakfast: Egg, bacon and black coffee (and / or water or diet soda). Lunch / Dinner: Red meat, chicken or grilled fish, green vegetables (asparagus, broccoli or mushrooms) ,cheese. Desserts: Slices of cheese and salami.
  • Do not eat pasta, cereal, potatoes, rice, sweet bread, milk, juices, fruit.