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Table 4 Average SUVmax and SUVmax difference (difference significant if p < 0.05)

From: Impact of time-of-flight PET on quantification accuracy and lesion detection in simultaneous 18F-choline PET/MRI for prostate cancer

Site TOF TOF SDa Non-TOF Non-TOF SDa n-TOF - TOF p value Highest value
Skull bone − 0.71 0.19 0.87 0.24 0.16 < 0.001 non-TOF
C7 3.88 0.81 3.51 0.81 − 0.37 0.050 NS
TH12 5.69 1.4 2.73 1.17 − 2.96 < 0.001 TOF
L5 4.99 1.48 3.56 1.32 − 1.43 < 0.001 TOF
Femoral head 0.98 0.68 0.53 0.61 − 0.45 < 0.001 TOF
Pelvic bone 4 1.26 3.3 1.24 − 0.7 0.003 TOF
Kidney 17.98 3.31 17 3.38 − 0.98 < 0.001 TOF
Ischioanal fossa 1.46 0.36 1.35 0.4 − 0.11 1 NS
M. gluteus 2.12 0.63 2.06 0.61 − 0.06 1 NS
Prostate lesion 8.42 2.41 7.34 2.44 − 1.08 < 0.001 TOF
Lymph node lesion 8.66 3.55 7.03 3.54 − 1.63 < 0.001 TOF
Osseous lesion 9.46 6.57 8.23 6.33 − 1.24 0.008 TOF
  1. Units: g/ml
  2. aStandard deviation