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Table 3 Relation between SUV and histopathological subtypes

From: Beyond lymph nodes: 18F-FDG PET/CT in detection of unusual sites of extranodal lymphoma

Type   No SUVmin SUVmax Mean ± SD
NHL DLBCL 63 3.7 73 21 ± 16.6
Thyroid T cell lymphoma 4 4 37 15.5 ± 13.9
LBCL post germinal centre 1 12 36 24.4 ± 10
LBCL post follicular centre 2 20 26 23 ± 3
Burkitts 6 11.2 15 13 ± 1.9
MALT NHL variant 5 5.5 6 5.6 ± 0.4
Enteropathic T cell lymphoma 1 5 6 5.5 ± 0.3
HD HD interfollicular 3 20 27 23 ± 3.5
HD nodular sclerosis 5 18 22 20 ± 2
HD cellular phase of nodular sclerosis 4 18 20 19 ± 1
HD classic mixed cellularity 4 1.25 9 6.2 ± 3.3
  1. NHL non-Hodgkin lymphoma, HD Hodgkin disease, DLBCL diffuse large B cell lymphoma, LBCL large B cell lymphoma, MALT mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue