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Medicare rebatable PET may be performed for the diagnosis of Alzheimer disease if:

  • Clinical evaluation of the patient by specialist, or in consultation with a specialist, is equivocal
  • PET or SPECT scan has not been performed in the previous 12 months for the diagnosis or management of Alzheimer's disease

Each patient is eligible for three scans per lifetime.

Resources for PET imaging