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Table 5 Estimated absorbed radiation dose for 18F-TFB (mSv/MBq)

From: Safety, pharmacokinetics, metabolism and radiation dosimetry of 18F-tetrafluoroborate (18F-TFB) in healthy human subjects

Organ Dose (mSv/MBq)
Males Females
Adrenals 0.008 0.012
Brain 0.004 0.005
Breast 0.002 0.028
Gallbladder wall* 0.012 0.022
Lower large intestine wall* 0.009 0.015
Small intestine wall* 0.027 0.066
Stomach wall* 0.076 0.184
Upper large intestine wall 0.045 0.109
Heart wall 0.024 0.030
Kidney 0.049 0.052
Liver 0.021 0.033
Lung* 0.009 0.014
Muscle 0.008 0.011
Ovaries 0.020
Pancreas 0.034 0.043
Red marrow* 0.005 0.008
Osteogenic cells 0.008 0.009
Skin 0.003 0.004
Spleen* 0.033 0.047
Testes 0.005
Thymus 0.004 0.005
Thyroid 0.26 0.36
Urinary bladder wall 0.14 0.22
Uterus 0.022
Total body 0.008 0.011
  1. *p < 0.05 between genders