3-4 hours; if required up to 24 hours
Patient and clinical specific. Approximately 60-90 minutes
Paused for the duration of study, mother may express milk prior to study, recommence breast feeding 12 hours post scan.
Need to inform about chemotherapy and bisphosphonate therapy
PSA, rising specific tumour markers, ALP
No diet required. Eat as usual. Bring a snack for duration of study.
Patient is encouraged to drink water prior and during study