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Are suv on pet scan gamma?

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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: SUV...

Suv stands for standardized uptake value.
It is used for semi-quantitative analysis on pet scan. It tells the amount of glucose uptake or hypermetabolism of a tumor.

In brief: SUV...

Suv stands for standardized uptake value.
It is used for semi-quantitative analysis on pet scan. It tells the amount of glucose uptake or hypermetabolism of a tumor.
Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology

In brief: suv

Suv on a pet scan is the unit of measurement that allows one to evaluate how much metabolism is in a particular area of the body.

In brief: suv

Suv on a pet scan is the unit of measurement that allows one to evaluate how much metabolism is in a particular area of the body.
Dr. Mazen Ghani
Dr. Mazen Ghani
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