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Table 1 Subject’s age, bodyweight, injected dose of 18F-FDG, and uptake time: means ± standard deviation

From: What and how should we measure in paediatric oncology FDG-PET/CT? Comparison of commonly used SUV metrics for differentiation between paediatric tumours

 All patientsNHLHLSarcoma
Age, years10.33 ± 4.97
[1–17]
9.8 ± 5.013.1 ± 3.78.7 ± 5.2
Bodyweight, kg38.50 ± 20.69
[7.0–89.5]
36.3 ± 20.349.9 ± 15.432.2 ± 21.9
18F-FDG dose, MBq134.97 ± 53.65
[41–246]
129.8 ± 51.8155.1 ± 40.9124.3 ± 62.0
Uptake time, min70.14 ± 16.94
[46–126]
69.0 ± 12.759.9 ± 7.478.7 ± 21.7
  1. NHL non-Hodgkin lymphoma, HL Hodgkin lymphoma. Uptake time: time between PET tracer injection and the beginning of imaging in minutes