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By jsmitch On 2011.07.22 20:05
In January of this year, the FDA approved the use of Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) technology. Locally, it has been well received by patients and healthcare professionals.

Read more: http://www.mlive.com/health/index.ssf/2011/07/new_test_can_set_parkinsons_pa.html

Jim

By karolinakitty On 2011.07.23 07:40
Interesting..I wonder if it is accepted by medicare and other carriers?
My other question, because it doesn't mention it, can they tell between PD and PD+? They mentioned; drug induced, essential and PD, but didn't specify PD+.

By Lynnie2 On 2011.07.24 12:47
Interesting. I wonder if they will have that test in Canada too?


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