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Table 2 SUV max in the original images and after image filtering for all investigated lesions

From: Suitability of bilateral filtering for edge-preserving noise reduction in PET

Lesion Volume (mL) SUVmax orig. SUVmax MAF SUVmax BF
1 1.2 6.3 4.1 5.9
2 1.9 5.0 2.8 4.7
3 1.9 5.8 3.3 5.6
4 2.4 4.0 2.3 3.5
5 2.9 5.4 3.7 5.1
6 3.2 23 17 22
7 3.4 6.9 4.5 6.5
8 3.7 7.0 4.8 6.6
9 3.7 7.3 5.1 6.9
10 4.3 17 14 17
11 4.4 9.8 7.7 9.5
12 4.7 17 11 16
13 4.8 6.8 5.6 6.2
14 5.1 13 8.8 12
15 5.2 3.3 2.5 2.7
16 5.5 18 15 17
17 6.4 5.8 3.6 5.6
18 6.9 6.8 4.5 6.2
19 7.0 20 15 20
20 7.5 20 16 20
21 8.4 8.4 6.3 8.0
22 11 13 9.5 12
23 11 12 9.1 12
24 14 6.8 5.4 6.3
25 23 18 15 17
26 29 8.7 7.4 8.1
27 30 21 19 20
28 34 11 9.3 11
29 49 17 16 17
30 56 27 24 27
31 62 10 8.4 9.5
32 81 14 11 14
33 99 16 14 16
34 103 26 23 26