PET-CT Scan Cost
- PET-CT Scan Cost
PET-CT Scan Cost in Various Indian Cities
PET-CT scan is a combination of PET scan and CT scan. This is mostly used for the detection of cancer and heart diseases in our body. It is also used in some other cases like epilepsy and alzheimer ’s disease.
This is one of the most expensive radiology tests in India. There are total of only 92 PET/CT scan centers in India. Please note that in most of the centers, you would need a doctor's prescription for the test.
We have PET-CT Scan price information in 9
|City||Average Price||Starting Price||Price Upto|
|Bangalore||Rs. 16295.00||Rs. 4800.00||Rs. 23800.00|
|Chennai||Rs. 18594.00||Rs. 4850.00||Rs. 25000.00|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 11796.00||Rs. 5500.00||Rs. 32030.00|
|Kolkata||Rs. 16826.00||Rs. 5250.00||Rs. 23000.00|
|Mumbai||Rs. 20071.00||Rs. 11000.00||Rs. 25000.00|
|Delhi||Rs. 21500.00||Rs. 19000.00||Rs. 23000.00|
|Pune||Rs. 13763.00||Rs. 4000.00||Rs. 33000.00|PET-CT Scan FAQs
Q: Why is PET-CT scan so expensive?
A: For PET-CT or PET scan, a radioisotope is injected in our body. This radioisotope is very expensive and is created in a cyclotron, which itself is very expensive. Also the PET-CT scan machines are expensive too. This makes the total cost of PET-CT very high.
Q: Doctor referred me for PET-CT scan. Do I have cancer?
A: No. PET-CT scan is a test not just for cancer but other diseases like heart diseases, epilepsy and alzheimer ’s disease.
Q: Prices of PET-CT scans very drastically at various places. Should I choose most expensive ones or the cheap one will do?
A: PET-CT scan centers costs more than 100 crore to setup up (Yes, Rs. 100 crore) individually. So, the facilities, technicians and doctors they have there are world class. All of them will provide very similar reports/results. So, feel free to choose the cost effective ones.
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