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Table 4 The number of patients according to nodal staging and spread lesion or recurrence

From: A pilot study of 4′-[methyl-11C]-thiothymidine PET/CT for detection of regional lymph node metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer

Nodal staging Clinical and pathological TNM classification Preoperative PET/CT
   4DST FDG
N3 0 3 (3) 1 (1)
N2 7 (7) 11 (6) 5 (3)
N1 3 (1) 3 (2) 3 (1)
N0 13 (4) 6 (1) 14 (7)
  1. The numbers in parentheses represent the case with spread lesion or recurrence within two years.