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Table 2 Regional VT values among MS patients and healthy controls

From: In vivo TSPO imaging in patients with multiple sclerosis: a brain PET study with [18F]FEDAA1106

Region Six MS naive Three MS treatment (+) Five HC
Mean Min Max Mean Min Max Mean Min Max
Whole gray matter 14.0 11.8 17.2 10.1 7.8 13.8 14.0 7.2 17.8
ACC 14.8 11.5 19.2 9.7 7.3 14.4 13.8 5.9 19.4
Caudate 12.8 10.5 16.2 10.2 8.0 14.1 13.5 7.5 17.3
Putamen 14.7 12.0 18.6 9.4 7.8 12.0 13.5 8.1 16.9
Thalamus 15.3 13.2 20.6 13.3 9.5 20.3 15.9 6.4 19.3
Cerebellum 14.9 12.6 17.6 10.5 8.4 14.3 14.1 7.4 18.6
Frontal cortex 14.9 12.9 17.2 10.7 8.1 14.6 14.7 7.3 19.1
Hippocampus 12.8 10.1 14.5 12.1 7.3 21.1 11.5 6.2 14.0
Insular cortex 14.1 12.3 19.0 10.7 8.3 14.2 13.9 7.2 19.8
Lateral temporal cortex 14.2 11.8 17.6 9.8 8.1 13.0 14.1 7.4 17.8
Midbrain 14.4 9.7 22.4 11.0 7.3 18.0 10.9 6.6 13.8
Occipital cortex 14.6 11.9 18.6 10.1 7.4 13.1 14.5 8.0 18.8
Orbitofrontal cortex 19.4 12.0 44.5 10.8 8.3 14.5 14.7 7.8 20.2
Parietal cortex 14.4 12.4 18.2 9.8 7.4 13.3 14.1 7.2 18.5
PCC 16.2 12.7 25.2 11.9 8.0 19.6 15.8 8.4 23.2
Pons 13.7 11.3 17.7 18.0 7.9 38.0 12.9 10.2 15.6
  1. There was no significant difference of the VT values in any region among the three groups.