Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomographic maximal standardized uptake value predicts survival independent of clinical but not pathologic TNM staging of resected non-small cell lung cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Positron-Emission Tomography
  • Radiopharmaceuticals

abstract

  • Standardized uptake value does not add to the prognostic significance of pathologic TNM stage. Standardized uptake value was an independent prognostic factor from clinical TNM stage.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2007.01.041

PubMed ID

  • 17532932

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1419

end page

  • 27

volume

  • 133

number

  • 6