TABLE 3

Mean Hepatic SUVs in Relation to Scanner Model

Scanner modelNo. of scansMean ± SD
Siemens Biograph832.34 ± 0.40
GE Discovery LS282.13 ± 0.34
GE Discovery ST622.27 ± 0.37
Philips Allegro81.86 ± 0.62
Philips Gemini191.92 ± 0.47
Total2002.23 ± 0.42
  • Philips' software provides only 1 digit after decimal point for SUVs (i.e., 0.9, 1.0, 1.1, etc.); however, using information from DICOM header, a more precise value can be obtained.