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Table 3 The SUVs of 18 F-FDG in the stomach in associated with chronic gastritis

From: 18F-FDG uptake in the stomach on screening PET/CT: value for predicting Helicobacter pylori infection and chronic atrophic gastritis

  Chr Gastritis(+) N = 60 Chr Gastritis(-) N = 28
SUVmax (mean ± SD)
 Fornix 3.86 ± 0.91 3.20 ± 0.92+
 Corpus 3.39 ± 1.00* 2.57 ± 0.92*+
 Antrum 3.37 ± 1.19** 2.39 ± 0.67*+
 Maximum 4.12 ± 0.97 3.42 ± 1.02++
 Mean 3.54 ± 0.89 2.72 ± 0.62+
SUVmean (mean ± SD)
 Fornix 3.49 ± 0.85 2.88 ± 0.80+++
 Corpus 3.02 ± 0.94* 2.25 ± 0.81*+
 Antrum 2.88 ± 1.01* 2.06 ± 0.65*+
 Maximum 3.69 ± 0.88 3.06 ± 0.90++
 Mean 3.13 ± 0.79 2.40 ± 0.55+
  1. Significant difference between each region and fornix at same group (*P < 0.001, **P < 0.01)
  2. Significant difference between Chr Gastritis (+) and Chr Gastritis (-) at same region (+ P < 0.001, ++ P <0.01, +++ P < 0.05)