TABLE 2

Minimum and Maximum Administered Doses in Korean Children for 15 University Hospitals

MinimumMaximum
RadiopharmaceuticalMedian (MBq)Respondents (n)Median (MBq)Respondents (n)
99mTc-DMSA29.6 (14.8–74.0)14129.5 (92.5–370.0)12
99mTc-MAG337.0 (14.8–111.0)14185.0 (74.0–555.0)12
99mTc-MDP74.0 (22.2–185.0)13555.0 (370.0–1480)12
99mTc-diisopropyl-IDA37.0 (18.5–74.0)11185.0 (111.0–370.0)10
123I-MIBG37.0 (18.5–81.4)7185.0 (74.0–333.0)7
99mTc (Meckel diverticulum)42.6 (9.3–74.0)12222.0 (74.0–555.0)12
99mTc (thyroid)37.0 (10.0–74.0)13138.8 (79.9–370.0)12
123I (thyroid)11.1 (3.0–111.0)674.0 (20.0–185.0)7
99mTc-exametazime or ECD99.9 (37.0–222.0)14647.5 (18.5–1665)12
99mTc-setamibi95.5 (37.0–185.0)6740.0 (259.0–1110.0)8
99mTc denatured RBCs28.5 (18.5–79.9)12277.5 (40.0–925.0)10
67Ga (tumor)11.1 (10.0–37.0)579.9 (74.0–296.0)5
18F-FDG74.0 (37.0–185.0)13370.0 (185.0–555.0)10
  • ECD = ethylcysteinate dimer; RBCs = red blood cells.

  • Data in parentheses are ranges.