Diagnosing Cancer at BID Plymouth
With any form of cancer, a fast and accurate diagnosis provides a crucial foundation for everything that comes after.
At Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Plymouth, we have made extensive investments in putting the latest technology into the hands of our excellent staff. These state-of-the-art tools are used by experienced oncologists to gain a comprehensive understanding of your condition, provide an accurate diagnosis, and formulate an optimal plan of treatment.
Depending on the type of cancer being investigated, one or more of the following techniques may be used:
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Computerized Tomography (CT)
- Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
- Genetic screening & counseling