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Table 3 Correlation between [18F]FDG SUVR or [11C]DPA713 BPND values and clinical scores

From: Coexistence of cerebral hypometabolism and neuroinflammation in the thalamo-limbic-brainstem region in young women with functional somatic syndrome

Clinical scoreAnatomical regionSideCorrelation coefficient (r)p value
a: [18F]FDG SUVR
  Working memoryHippocampusR0.650.022
  Processing speedHippocampusR0.640.026
 ThalamusR0.84< 0.001*
  Attention memoryHippocampusR0.700.024
b: [11C]DPA713 BPND
  Verbal comprehensionHippocampusL− 0.770.003*
 AmygdalaL− 0.620.031
 Anterior cingulateR− 0.710.009
 Anterior cingulateL− 0.740.006
 ThalamusR− 0.790.002*
 ThalamusL− 0.750.005
 Pons − 0.810.001*
 Midbrain − 0.580.049
  Verbal memoryHippocampusL− 0.670.024
 AmygdalaL− 0.700.017
 Anterior cingulateL− 0.660.027
 ThalamusR− 0.85< 0.001*
 ThalamusL− 0.690.018
 Pons − 0.730.010
  1. SUVR standardized uptake value ratio, BPND binding potential, L left, R right, WAIS-III Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Third Edition, WMS-R Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised
  2. *p < 0.05 with Bonferroni’s correction