TABLE 6

Administered Activities for 2 Hypothetical Patients and 4 Types of Scan

ProcedureAsiaAustralia/New ZealandEANMJapanLatin AmericaNorth AmericaSouth Africa
99mTc bone scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy185 (139, 268)285 (186, 344)170 (170, 185)170 (170, 265)333 (296, 453)185 (171, 186)170 (170, 170)
 10-y-old 30-kg girl278 (222, 389)395 (279, 460)240 (240, 278)240 (240, 359)407 (287, 444)278 (255, 278)240 (240, 240)
99mTc renogram
 5-y-old 20-kg boy111 (83, 130)101 (74, 155)37 (34, 74)98 (98, 99)74 (37, 74)111 (46, 111)34 (34, 47)
 10-y-old 30-kg girl167 (120, 178)146 (86, 186)45 (43, 80)124 (124, 125)93 (56, 111)148 (69, 162)44 (43, 60)
99mTc-DMSA renal scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy74 (74, 111)50 (41, 86)49 (37, 51)74 (74, 74)74 (74, 74)37 (37, 44)49 (49, 49)
 10-y-old 30-kg girl148 (111, 167)68 (55, 112)62 (47, 74)93 (93, 111)111 (93, 111)56 (56, 56)62 (62, 62)
18F-FDG torso PET scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy111 (94, 125)82 (71, 98)111 (73, 126)68 (68, 74)130 (120, 139)89 (74, 109)68 (68, 74)
 10-y-old 30-kg girl167 (149, 215)118 (106, 146)167 (111, 178)96 (96, 111)231 (199, 264)144 (111, 164)96 (96, 107)
  • Data are median administered activity (MBq), followed by 25th and 75th percentiles in parentheses.