Description of Medical ServiceBroadening the indications for existing MBS Item numbers for 18F-FDG PET-CT for lymphoma to include all FDG-avid lymphomas.
Description of Medical ConditionExisting MBS item numbers cover approximately 75% of all lymphomas. There are several other systemic lymphomas that are FDG-avid, particularly follicular lymphoma, as well as a number of rarer histologies.
Reason for ApplicationAmendment to MBS item
Medical Service TypeInvestigative
Previous Application NumberNot Applicable
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