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Table 4 Patient characteristics with mismatching results of 6-[18F]FDOPA and N1 evaluation

From: Comparison of 6-[18F]FDOPA PET with Nigrosome 1 detection in patients with parkinsonism

Patient no 6-[18F]FDOPA result N1 result Clinical diagnosis Imaging modality with correct diagnosis Sex Age (years) Duration of disease (years) Activity (MBq)
1 Abnormal Normal RLS N1 Female 76 1 211
2 Abnormal Normal PSP 6-[18F]FDOPA Male 74 2 221
3 Normal Abnormal ET 6-[18F]FDOPA Female 58 10 213
4 Normal Abnormal MND 6-[18F]FDOPA Male 60 3 198
5 Abnormal Normal IPS 6-[18F]FDOPA Male 65 2 181
6 Abnormal Normal PSP 6-[18F]FDOPA Female 62 1 226
7 Normal Abnormal ET 6-[18F]FDOPA Male 51 7 237
8 Normal Abnormal VP 6-[18F]FDOPA Male 74 1 193
  1. RLS restless legs syndrome, PSP progressive supranuclear palsy, ET essential tremor, MND motor neuron disease, VP vascular parkinsonism