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Table 3 Lung [18F] FDG uptake analysis by survival and disease progression

From: [18F]FDG PET/CT predicts progression-free survival in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

  Survivor Non-survivor P value Disease progression No disease progression P value
SUV max 3.9 ± 0.2 3.4 ± 0.2 0.2 3.7 ± 0.2 3.3 ± 0.4 0.1
SUV mean 1.1 ± 0.1 0.9 ± 0.1 0.4 1.0 ± 0.1 0.8 ± 0.1 0.3
TLG (cm3) 873.7 ± 184.9 1783 ± 230.6 0.005 1711 ± 149.5 945.3 ± 189.8 0.02
MLV (cm3) 784.6 ± 175.6 1331.2 ± 154.0 0.029 657.7 ± 115.5 1307 ± 159.2 0.003
  1. Data are mean ± SD