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Table 1 Study results of patients who underwent induction chemotherapy without operation

From: The efficacy of preoperative PET/CT for prediction of curability in surgery for locally advanced gastric carcinoma

No CT finding PET/CT finding Additional study
   Primary
SUV
Local LN
SUV
Other uptake  
1 Lung metastasis 2.97 2.97 Lung, Bone Spine MRI
2 Peritoneal seeding
Liver metastasis
6.81 5.44 Mesentery  
3 Peritoneal seeding
Esophagus invasion
7.89 0 Distal Esophagus  
4 Peritoneal seeding 3.91 3.34 Peritoneum  
5 Peritoneal seeding 3.73 8.15 Retroperitoneal LN
Lt. supraclaviclar LN
 
6 Liver metastasis 10.73 0 Liver Sono, Liver MRI
7 Liver metastasis 7.26 12.18 Liver Sono
8 Peritoneal seeding 2.4 0 T-colon, Omentum,
Retroperitoneal LN
 
9 Liver metastasis 11.9 0 Liver  
  1. PET, positron emission tomography, CT, computed tomography, LN, lymph nodes, SUV, standardized uptake value, MRI, magnetic resonance imaging