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Table 2 Fourteen histologic tumor types represented within the surgically resected specimens removed at the time of 18F-FDG-directed surgery from among the 120 patients with histologic confirmation of malignancy.

From: Multimodal imaging and detection approach to 18F-FDG-directed surgery for patients with known or suspected malignancies: a comprehensive description of the specific methodology utilized in a single-institution cumulative retrospective experience

Histologic tumor type Number (%) of patients
Colorectal carcinoma 66 (55.0%)
Breast carcinoma 12 (10.0%)
Lymphoma 11 (9.2%)
Ovarian carcinoma 7 (5.8%)
Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma 6 (5.0%)
Thyroid carcinoma 3 (2.5%)
Lung carcinoma 3 (2.5%)
Endometrial carcinoma 3 (2.5%)
Cervical carcinoma 2 (1.7%)
Melanoma 2 (1.7%)
Plasmacytoma 2 (1.7%)
Urothelial carcinoma 1 (0.8%)
Sarcoma 1 (0.8%)
Eccrine porocarcinoma 1 (0.8%)