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Table 2 Comparison of difference in glucose uptake (Z scores of SUV) of brain regions between TLE with depression group and TLE without depression group

From: A PET imaging study of the brain changes of glucose metabolism in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy and depressive disorder

Brain regions TLE with depression group (M ± SD) TLE without depression group (M ± SD) P
Left parietal lobe 0.001 ± 1.02 0.94 ± 1.11 0.023
Right parietal lobe − 0.31 ± 0.97 0.50 ± 0.88 0.041
Left temporal lobe 0.76 ± 1.42 1.10 ± 1.24 0.332
Left frontal lobe 0.10 ± 0.89 0.76 ± 1.02 0.094
Right frontal lobe − 0.12 ± 0.70 0.34 ± 0.75 0.175
Left occipital lobe − 1.18 ± 1.08 0.10 ± 1.36 0.008
Right occipital lobe − 1.24 ± 0.83 − 0.24 ± 1.00 0.009
Left posterior cingulate gyrus − 0.12 ± 0.67 0.33 ± 0.69 0.119
Right posterior cingulate gyrus − 0.39 ± 0.65 − 0.06 ± 0.60 0.231
Left medial frontal lobe − 0.40 ± 0.80 0.41 ± 1.07 0.054
Right medial frontal lobe − 0.55 ± 0.75 − 0.003 ± 0.90 0.148
Left medial parietal lobe 0.19 ± 0.90 0.90 ± 1.10 0.062
Right medial parietal lobe − 0.30 ± 0.90 0.76 ± 0.91 0.016
Left sensorimotor area − 0.005 ± 0.79 0.59 ± 0.82 0.106
Right sensorimotor area − 0.37 ± 0.86 0.38 ± 0.70 0.045
Left visual area − 1.97 ± 1.40 − 0.43 ± 1.31 0.006
Right visual area − 1.98 ± 1.28 − 0.60 ± 1.23 0.006
Left caudate nucleus − 1.35 ± 1.10 − 0.39 ± 1.12 0.039
Right caudate nucleus − 1.18 ± 1.54 − 0.11 ± 0.75 0.031
Right cerebellar vermis − 0.78 ± 0.71 − 0.08 ± 0.66 0.022
Left joint mean 0.30 ± 1.01 0.90 ± 1.08 0.117
Right joint mean − 0.001 ± 0.79 0.39 ± 0.74 0.289
Total cerebral cortex mean − 0.21 ± 0.71 0.39 ± 0.77 0.057
Total cortical and subcortical mean − 0.21 ± 0.63 0.31 ± 0.66 0.051