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Table 2 Various metrics (with %SE) from PET analyses of healthy prostate and tumor tissue

From: Quantitative 18F-fluorocholine positron emission tomography for prostate cancer: correlation between kinetic parameters and Gleason scoring

  Healthy prostate Tumor  
Patient Tracer flux Patlak slope 60-min SUV Tracer flux Patlak slope 60-min SUV Gleason score
1 0.1 (2.7%) 0.08 (3.2%) 2.9 0.15 (1.4%) 0.12 (3.1%) 4.3 3 + 4
2 0.12 (2.6%) 0.1 (3.2%) 2.8
3 0.04 (32.6%) 0.03 (12.1%) 1.4 0.26 (7.3%) 0.22 (2.5%) 7 4 + 3
4 0.08 (8.6%) 0.05 (5.4%) 3 0.14 (4.3%) 0.12 (2.6%) 6.2 4 + 3
5 0.15 (6.5%) 0.16 (3.9%) 3.8
6 0.17 (3.7%) 0.12 (5.6%) 3.7 0.44 (2.6%) 0.4 (1.5%) 10.7 4 + 3
7 0.14 (4.5%) 0.11 (3.7%) 2.8 0.14 (0.7%) 0.12 (1.6%) 2.9 3 + 5
8 0.7 (16.5%) 0.48 (3.4%) 10.9 4 + 3
10 0.08 (4.9%) 0.06 (3.4%) 2.3 0.14 (2.8%) 0.12 (1.7%) 4.2 3 + 4