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What does T:L stand for?

T:L stands for tumor-to-liver ratio


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2008; 49 (Supplement 1):415P This Article Services Email this article to a friend Similar articles in this journal Alert me to new issues of the journal Download to citation manager Google Scholar Articles by Frye, R. Articles by Osman, M. PubMed Articles by Frye, R. Articles by Osman, M. Technologist Abstracts Technologist Papers II Tumor-to-liver uptake ratio.
5, there is a strong suspicion of malignancy. But there is a risk of false positivity, which requires discussion before any therapeutic decision. On the over hand we found no significant correlation between SUVmax and malignancy. Conclusions: This study confirms the FDG PET in the detection of NF1-associated MPNST. The tumor/liver ratio with a cut off 1. 5 has a very sensitive and specific value to sort out malignant from benign tumors and thus provides adequate surgery.
Publication » Abstract No. 36: Quantitative analysis of tumor to normal liver blood flow ratio: Implications for radioembolization dosimetry and comparison to visual estimation.