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Table 1 Average SUVmax, SUVmean, SUVpeak, Volisocontour, and artifact score for each of the four PET reconstructions

From: Correcting for respiratory motion in liver PET/MRI: preliminary evaluation of the utility of bellows and navigated hepatobiliary phase imaging

  WB PET Liver PET RC-liver PET Shortened PET
SUVmax 33.0 ± 9.8* 26.0 ± 8.8* 37.3 ± 13.3 32.6 ± 10.5*
SUVmean 20.2 ± 6.3* 15.8 ± 5.2* 23.4 ± 8.7 20.4 ± 6.5*
SUVpeak 23.5 ± 8.5* 20.0 ± 7.5* 27.6 ± 12.0 24.5 ± 9.4*
Volisocontour (cm3) 4.3 ± 4.5 5.4 ± 4.5* 3.7 ± 3.6 4.4 ± 4.3*
Artifact score 3.2 ± 0.8* 4.5 ± 0.5* 1.2 ± 0.4 2.7 ± 1.2*
  1. *p value <0.05 compared to RC-liver PET