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Table 4 Contribution to effective dose from different source organs

From: Internal dosimetry in F-18 FDG PET examinations based on long-time-measured organ activities using total-body PET/CT: does it make any difference from a short-time measurement?

Source organs Remainder of the body Bladder content Brain Heart Kidneys Liver Lungs Effective dose (mSv)
Attribution to effective dose (8 h) 38.33% 21.18% 10.86% 4.50% 3.03% 11.67% 10.43% 1.41E−02 ± 1.81E−03
Attribution to effective dose (2 voiding) 38.98% 19.80% 11.05% 4.58% 3.08% 11.88% 10.64% 1.39E−02 ± 1.81E−03