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Table 5 Cumulative radiation dose in GP surgeries starting approximately 3 hours after 18F FDG administration

From: Combined use of preoperative 18F FDG-PET imaging and intraoperative gamma probe detection for accurate assessment of tumor recurrence in patients with colorectal cancer

  Cumulated Dose (μGy) @ 0.152 m Cumulated Dose (μGy) @ 0.305 m Cumulated Dose (μGy) @ 0.914 m
1 hr 87.3 56.0 9.9
2 hr 147.0 94.3 16.6
3 hr 188.0 120.6 21.2
4 hr 216.1 138.6 24.4
5 hr 235.3 150.9 26.6