Brain Scan

Image of a brain scan with numerous views of the brain.The brain scan assesses the blood flow to your brain.

Test Preparation

None

Exam Procedure

The test will involve an injection into a vein in your arm. Immediately following the injection, pictures will be taken watching the blood flow into your brain. Two sets of pictures will be taken altogether. There will be a waiting period between the first and second set of pictures of approximately one-and-a-half to two hours.